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Posts By: Sophia Bolden

2014 ACSA National Conference wrap-up – Part 1

| 15 Sep 2014

The 2014 Aged Care Services Association (ACSA) National Conference took place in Adelaide last week, with over 1,000 attendees coming together from across the not-for-profit and faith-based aged care sector. We take a look at some of the highlights from the conference, focusing on how aged care providers can keep up the changing nature of aged care.

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Can technology drive quality in aged care?

| 04 Sep 2014

Technology will never stand to replace the human interaction that occupies the very heart of aged care. However, there is a wide-range of information technology and software being exclusively developed for the aged care sector, many of which include residential and home care-specific applications that work together to positively influence the quality of care and support services delivered.

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Five hidden benefits of technology for aged care organisations

| 25 Aug 2014

For many aged care providers, taking advantage of today’s technology-based solutions offer countless benefits; such as the ability to improve efficiencies, streamline processes, enable staff to work smarter and boost productivity, make labour cost savings, reduce compliance and safety risks, enhance the quality of care services, and the list goes on.

Beyond the usual suspects, here are five of the less obvious ways that technology can deliver value to an aged organisation and its staff.

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Mobility – what are the benefits to care staff?

| 12 Aug 2014

Mobile technology has revolutionised the way individuals interact with one another, and is now changing the way we work. To highlight the benefits of mobile technology for the home care sector, we’re featuring a three part special on the key features for business, staff and care recipients.

Today we look at the importance of mobile technology in ensuring staff satisfaction through efficient and easy to use processes.

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