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Toowoomba aged care home appoints in-house GP

By on Thursday, July 24, 2014

As part of a trial project to reduce after-hours hospital admissions, a Toowoomba aged care home has received funding to establish an onsite medical clinic.

Residents of Salem Northridge Lutheran Rest Home now have access to a local general practitioner (GP) at least once a week in their newly refurbished consultation room.

The crucial nature of relationships in high quality care

By on Monday, July 21, 2014

American photographer and sociologist Professor Cathy Greenblat was so moved by the relationships she encountered at a Queensland aged care residence that she decided to document her visit on film.

It Takes a Community tells the story of Arcare Helensvale, where the culture of care is defined by the strength of its relationships between staff, residents and families.

A tea party for young and old

By on Monday, July 21, 2014

Forty Year Eight students from Reddam House School in Sydney’s east woke up early last Friday to bake scones for the elderly.

Fresh from the oven, the steaming batches were delivered to SummitCare Rankwick aged care home and shared between the residents and schoolchildren.

Gold Coast local opens new aged care home in Tugun

By on Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Gold coast local Terri Cause is delighted with her new role as general manager of the region’s newest aged care home, Bupa Tugun.

The home will be Bupa’s largest aged care facility, with room for 166 residents.

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