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Monthly Archives: October 2015

2015 LASA National Congress wrap-up – Part 2

| 22 Oct 2015

Co-design and future proofing were the key themes of the 2015 LASA National Congress in Melbourne last week. iCareHealth joined around 1000 attendees to witness presentations and panel discussions on topics such as sector reform, the introduction of national quality indicators, and the My Aged Care gateway. In part two of our wrap-up of the event, we highlight some of the key messages that can help aged care providers strengthen their organisation

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2015 LASA National Congress wrap-up – Part 1

| 22 Oct 2015

Co-design and future proofing were the key themes of the 2015 LASA National Congress in Melbourne last week. iCareHealth joined around 1000 attendees to witness presentations and panel discussions on topics such as sector reform, the introduction of national quality indicators, and the My Aged Care gateway. Here we provide a wrap-up of the event and highlight key messages that can help aged care providers strengthen their organisation.

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SLIDESHOW: What your organisation needs to know about medication management

| 15 Oct 2015

Residential aged care facilities are now administering an average of 9.75 medications per resident – an increase from an average of 7 to 8 only two years ago. Following this trend, it is essential that providers put in place a comprehensive electronic medication management system to reduce the increasing risk of medication-related adverse events. We’ve put together a slideshow to explain the significance of electronic medication management and how it can benefit aged care providers.

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