Incentivise aged care to utilise technology, says expert

| 29 Sep 2015

An international aged care leader has spoken on the need for government to reimburse home care organisations who use technology to help older people remain independent. CEO of SelfHelp Community Services, Stuart Kaplan, has stated that the government should incentivise the use of technology in order to reduce overall healthcare spending.

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Tags: aged care, ageing population, assistive technology, funding, government, home care, technology

Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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