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.Read more >
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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.Read more >
Deloitte and iCareHealth held their second round-table lunch last month with senior executives from a range of aged care providers. The discussion, led by Tapan Parekh, Deloitte’s National Leader for Senior Living, focused on current developments in the sector. Here we summarise some key themes from the discussion.Read more >
As we look to the year ahead, we asked a few industry experts to share their views on what trends, changes and developments will shape aged care in 2014 and beyond. In this post, the experts answer: In what ways do you see developments in technology playing a greater role in aged care over the coming 12 months?Read more >
As we look to the year ahead, we asked a few industry experts to share their views on what trends, changes and developments will shape aged care in 2014 and beyond. In this post, the experts answer: What trends, changes or developments do you see continuing to shape the Australian aged care sector in 2014 and beyond?Read more >
Senior executives from Melbourne’s aged care community have turned up in full force for Deloitte and iCareHealth’s first-ever aged care roundtable lunch, to discuss the implications of the 10-year plan for aged care reform ‘Living Longer Living Better’, under the Coalition Government. In this post, we review some of the key issues and concerns that were raised throughout the informative discussion.Read more >
Earlier this week, we released an easy, step-by-step guide for registering a single-site aged care facility to participate in eHealth. Now we’ve developed a similar guide for those aged care organisations with multiple facilities. Follow this five-step guide for registering to particpate in eHealth.Read more >
According to the latest study, the world is ageing so fast that many countries are not prepared for the significant impact of the demographic changes.
While there is no single solution that can solve all the challenges that we’re facing as a country, we expect advances in technology to be the key enabler in helping to identify and meet the needs of a population that is ageing faster than ever before.Read more >