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Aged care and COVID-19

COVID-19 is a key issue for aged care. To assist with providing trustworthy documents and resources, End of Life Directions for Aged Care (ELDAC) have a ‘Being Prepared for COVID-19’ page with quick links For aged care For services and organisations For the workforce For older people and their families For GPs To translated resources [...]

By |2020-03-20T17:46:39+10:00March 20th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Looking for Residential Aged Care? 10 Questions to Ask

What questions should you ask when looking for a suitable residential aged care facility? Designed for community and clinicians, a series of 10 Questions brochures have been developed to answer a range of questions relating to RACF including: Palliative Care Staffing GP Services Cultural Needs Contracts and Fees Facilities and lifestyle LGBTI(Q) Needs Aboriginal and [...]

By |2017-11-02T10:08:42+10:00November 2nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

New online resource supporting palliative care

Federal Minister for Aged Care, The Hon. Ken Wyatt launched the new palliAGED program as part of National Palliative Care Week. This new online resource highlights what research evidence is important and effective for palliative care. 15% of the population were aged 65 and over last year - that is 3.7 million people and  Mr [...]

By |2017-06-07T12:49:24+10:00June 7th, 2017|News|0 Comments