Program aims to reduce residents’ hospital admissions

| 10 Aug 2016

A new program will see specialist nurses attend residential aged care facilities in an effort to reduce the number of residents admitted to hospital emergency departments. Several major health services will participate in the Residential in Reach program, which will identify and provide treatment to at-risk residents.

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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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