Macquarie Telecom (ASX: MAQ) has announced Hall & Prior Aged Care has deployed SD-WAN services to a number of its residences in Western Australia and New South Wales, enabling new audio and video conferencing services for care providers to communicate more effectively and trial extra services to care recipients.
Hall & Prior staff were lucky enough to attend the ‘Creating an Appetite for Life’ educational program by the Maggie Beer Foundation in the beautiful Barossa Valley, South Australia.
Each year AACQA (Australian Aged Care Quality Agency) delivers the Better Practices Awards to the aged and community care sector to recognise and foster better practice and innovation within the aged care industry. Award submissions are opened annually for submissions of new and innovative care and wellbeing practices that have been implemented within residential aged care homes to the direct benefit of residents.
Hall & Prior’s Rockingham Aged Care Home carer Jacinta Lakin has been crowned Group Training Australia’s 2016 Trainee of the Year for Western Australia. This is the first time in almost a decade that an aged care worker has taken out the prestigious award.
Hall & Prior Rockingham Aged Care Home staff have thanked Malibu Veterinary Hospital after they came on board to help care for the home’s new rescue cat. Both the home’s residents and staff were delighted when Lucy the cat came to the home late last year.
The cats and dogs in two Shenton Park shelters will sleep more soundly thanks to a donation of 1300 towels from Fresh Fields Hospitality Services.
A maintenance staff member at Hall & Prior’s Clarence Estate is on a mission to save lives after joining Albany Surf Life Saving Club’s Wesfarrmers Emergency Response Team (ERT). Albany is located in Western Australia’s Great Southern region.