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Nursing home has to lift care - Adelaide Now

Nursing home has to lift care - Adelaide Now | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Nursing home has to lift careAdelaide NowThe inadequate care led to the patient's death in 2006.
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Australian Hospitals & Aged Care: Amazon.com: Magazines

Australian Hospitals & Aged Care: Amazon.com: Magazines (Australian Hospitals & Aged Care: http://t.co/5y5pTMlG...)...
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Info Long-Term Care: Australian Cost of Residential Aged Care Research Service Costs in Modern Residential Aged Care Facilities

Info Long-Term Care: Australian Cost of Residential Aged Care Research Service Costs in Modern Residential Aged Care Facilities | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Australian Cost of Residential Aged Care Research Service Costs in Modern Residential Aged Care Facilities: Publ...
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Allied eHealth - Australian Ageing Agenda: Aged Care and Retirement Industry News and Issues

Allied eHealth - Australian Ageing Agenda: Aged Care and Retirement Industry News and Issues | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Allied eHealth - Australian Ageing Agenda: Aged Care and Retirement Industry News and Issues: http://t.co/CxGiJqeB #ehealth #PCEHR...
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Physio app launched for Wiltshire patients - This Is Wiltshire

Physio app launched for Wiltshire patients - This Is Wiltshire | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Physio app launched for Wiltshire patientsThis Is WiltshireBy Jill Crooks » UK Specialist Hospitals, which runs Devizes NHS Treatment Centre, has launched a physiotherapy app for patients undergoing major hip and knee surgery.
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Pension age would rise under business council's austerity plan - Sydney Morning Herald

Pension age would rise under business council's austerity plan - Sydney Morning Herald | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldPension age would rise under business council's austerity planSydney Morning HeraldThe council, the lobby group for the biggest 100 companies, also wants the federal government to start putting money away now to help pay the bills...
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Push to fill gap in funding - Aged Care INsite

Push to fill gap in funding - Aged Care INsite | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Push to fill gap in fundingAged Care INsiteThe many CACP clients who have to top-up their package with additional Home and Community Care (HACC) services, especially nursing, to meet their care needs.
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Deaths in aged care - ABC South Australia - Australian Broadcasting ...

Deaths in aged care - ABC South Australia - Australian Broadcasting ... | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Former state minister and now Family First MLC Robert Brokenshire was contacted by a constituent recently regarding a disturbing death in aged care. He then discovered some worrying statistics. The Na - Deaths in aged ...
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Government considers reverse mortgage scheme to fix aged care funding - The Daily Telegraph

Government considers reverse mortgage scheme to fix aged care funding - The Daily Telegraph | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Government considers reverse mortgage scheme to fix aged care fundingThe Daily TelegraphA REVERSE mortgage scheme to protect seniors against a fire sale of the family home to pay for aged care is being considered by the government.
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Aged care workers hit Canberra in bid for $8 hourly pay rise - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Aged care workers hit Canberra in bid for $8 hourly pay rise - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Aged care workers are meeting MPs from the Federal Government today in a bid to convince them to boost wages in the sector. An $8 hourly pay rise will cost $3 billion, but the workers say it'll prevent people from abandoning the industry.
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Aged Care Education and Training Incentive | Australian Institute of ...

Aged Care Education and Training Incentive | Australian Institute of ... | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
The Aged Care Education and Training Incentive (ACETI) Program will provide incentive payments to eligible aged care workers who undertake specified education.
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Same work for less pay may see nurses walk away

Same work for less pay may see nurses walk away | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
This is the reality for Australia's aged care nurses, who work just as hard and have just as much responsibility but are paid much less than their hospital counterparts. The situation is putting pressure on an already stretched ...
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Home Care Il : Aged Care Homes: The Complete Australian Guide - Home Care Il See more

Home Care Il : Aged Care Homes: The Complete Australian Guide - Home Care Il See more | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Best Buy Aged Care Homes: The Complete Australian Guide This book is intended to be a one-stop shop.
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Big business backs 'the aged care budget' - Australian Ageing Agenda: Aged Care and Retirement Industry News and Issues

Big business backs 'the aged care budget' - Australian Ageing Agenda: http://t.co/f1IDlZ2G...
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Specialist mental health consultation for depression in Australian aged care residents with dementia: a cluster randomized trial | Psychology Update

Specialist mental health consultation for depression in Australian aged care residents with dementia: a cluster randomized trial | Psychology Update | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Specialist mental health consultation for depression in Australian aged care residents with dementia: a cluster randomized trial - Life Sciences Social Network (Specialist mental health consultation for depression in Australian aged care residents...
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Tuskegee Airmen pilot dies at 91 - Albany Times Union

Tuskegee Airmen pilot dies at 91 - Albany Times Union | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Tuskegee Airmen pilot dies at 91Albany Times UnionBy Paul Grondahl WW II fighter pilot and Tuskegee Airman Clarence Dart during a special ceremony honoring him at the Wesley Nursing Home in Saratoga Springs Wednesday morning April 20, 2011.
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A little laughter is good medicine for Kitty - The Maitland Mercury

A little laughter is good medicine for Kitty - The Maitland Mercury | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
A little laughter is good medicine for KittyThe Maitland MercuryTitled Play Up and an initiative of the Arts Health Institute, the program has been developed from the results of a study looking into the effects of humour therapy on 400 residents in...
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Aged care crisis call - Bundaberg News Mail

Aged care crisis call - Bundaberg News Mail | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Aged care crisis callBundaberg News MailAlmost 30 peak consumer groups, providers, unions and health professionals across the country have joined forces in the Australians Deserve to Age Well campaign to call for an immediate end to what they...
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Department of Health & Ageing - Better Access to Aged Care for Regional Queensland

Department of Health & Ageing - Better Access to Aged Care for Regional Queensland | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Older Australians living in regional Queensland will be able to receive support and care in their community close to their loved ones and friends thanks to a combined investment in aged care services by the Commonwealth, state, and local governments.
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Laughter is better than pills - Northern Star

Laughter is better than pills - Northern Star | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Laughter is better than pillsNorthern StarThe co-founder of the Humour Foundation, which brought Clown Doctors to Australian hospitals, is now engaging staff and patients at aged care facilities around the Northern Rivers and beyond in his new...
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Aged care an issue that won't die - The Daily Telegraph

Aged care an issue that won't die - The Daily Telegraph | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Aged care an issue that won't dieThe Daily TelegraphThe problem of how to fund aged care hasn't gone away.
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Daniel & Stephanie Lewis's fundraising page for The Youngcare Paris Marathon 2012

Daniel & Stephanie Lewis's fundraising page for The Youngcare Paris Marathon 2012 | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Young people deserve a young persons life. Daniel and I are running 42.5km to raise funds for Youngcare, please help us by making a donation to our fundraising page.
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The effects of a crisis on families - Community Services, Department of Communities (Queensland Government)

The effects of a crisis on families - Community Services, Department of Communities (Queensland Government) | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
A trauma or crisis can cause difficulties within families.
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Eldercare 101: Community Care Access Centres

Eldercare 101: Community Care Access Centres | Health and Ageing | Scoop.it
Community Care Access Centres (CCAC) is the link to care in Ontario. This arm of the Ministry of Health and Long Term care is your best chance for getting government paid for services. However, as our population ages and ...
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