Aged care

May 14, 2020

Catholic Aged Care Executive Called in for Covid-19 Crisis Management

A senior executive from a Catholic aged care home has been appointed to advise the management of Anglicare’s Western Sydney home, Newmarch Andrew Kinkade, Catholic Healthcare’s […]
November 24, 2020

AGED CARE REFORM CONSULTATION PAPERS COUNSEL ASSISTING’S DRAFT ROYAL COMMISSION RECOMMENDATIONS

March 5, 2021

INDEPENDENT AGED CARE PRICING AUTHORITY – LETTER TO MINISTER HUNT

March 6, 2021

OVERVIEW OF THE AGED CARE ROYAL COMMISSION’S FINAL REPORT

The Government released the Final Report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety on 1 March 2021. The seven volume Final Report, titled Care Dignity […]
March 26, 2021

Summary of Aged Care Royal Commission Hearing – Workforce – 21 February 2020

At this Hearing, the Commissioners: heard evidence from two international expert witnesses; and received proposed recommendations from Counsel for inclusion in the Final Report concerning reforming […]
July 2, 2021

ST VINCENT’S LISMORE CELEBRATES CENTENARY

In 1920 four Sisters of Charity were sent from Sydney to Lismore to establish St Vincent’s. And within a year the sisters had the hospital up […]
July 2, 2021

CHA WARNS OF COVID BLINDSPOT IF COMMUNITY AGED CARE WORKERS LEFT OUT OF VACCINE MANDATE

The largest grouping of non-government aged care providers urges National Cabinet to extend the mandatory vaccination of the aged care workforce to include workers providing home-based […]