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IT champions: why staff are your biggest asset when implementing new technology

| 28 May 2015

The use of technology in aged care is increasing. As a result, it is important providers ensure staff are supported so that they are willing and able to use internal IT systems correctly. In 2013, the iCareHealth blog explored the use of IT champions in achieving a smooth technology implementation process. Today, we look back at how to identify your own IT champions and how promoting these roles can generate benefits for your business.

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Co.As.It makes significant mileage cost savings with Home Care Manager software

| 21 May 2015

Australian-Italian education and welfare organisation, Co.As.It, provides home care services to older people throughout New South Wales. We spoke to Team Leader of Community Care, Anita Bonanno, to find out how Co.As.It has used an electronic management system to generate efficiencies throughout their business and remain competitive with the introduction of Consumer Directed Care (CDC).

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Aged care executives join forces to discuss future of sector – Part 2

| 30 Apr 2015

iCareHealth and Telstra Health recently hosted a series of lunches in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney with senior aged care executives to share ideas and discuss how technology is changing the face of aged care. With a wealth of knowledge from the health and IT sectors, the discussion centred around how aged care providers can remain sustainable in the long term. In part two of our wrap-up special, we look at some of the hot topics discussed throughout the lunches, including staff recruitment and retention, cloud computing, and reducing system silos.

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