Monash University has conducted research into the impact of 'embedding' pharmacists onsite at residential aged care facilities.
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The first Australian Capital Territory voluntary assisted dying bill in more than 25 years was tabled in parliament yesterday.
Warrnambool local Andrew Suggett OAM has won the Victorian Senior of the Year award for his efforts in leading the local Parkinson's Support Group since 2009.
HammondCare has opened new home care regional headquarters in Lismore to support older members of the community as Lismore continues to rebuild.
Those over 60 with the unhealthiest lifestyles were more likely to require admission to aged care than their peers with the healthiest lifestyles, according to a new study.
A new research project is exploring ways to support rural people in palliative care to have important conversations, find key supports and live better for longer.
Royal Freemasons' Benevolent Institution (RFBI) is launching a new service to support its residents to have better access to health professionals and reduced hospital visits.
The University of South Australia's innovative take on the stereotypical idea of bootcamp is delivering great results for people recovering from stroke.
Settlement Services International has opened the Home Care Experience Centre to provide support with alleviating skills shortages and high turnover rates in the care sector.
The SSG (Static Systems Group) Acelo 'plug and play' nurse call system is designed to connect people through versatile, scalable and interoperable communication technology.
Silverchain and Israel's first virtual hospital, Sheba Beyond, have joined forces to leverage digital technologies to deliver complex care services.
Supportive managers can empower frontline staff and play a vital role in minimising the use of physical restraints on care home residents without increasing the risk of falls, a new Cochrane review suggests.
Two deaf residents at Peninsula Villages have inspired staff and other residents to learn Auslan, the Australian sign language, through regular language classes hosted at the aged care village.
The Consumers Health Forum of Australia is seeking consumers who are interested in informing the direction of two projects aimed at improving medication use in RACFs.