Registrations are now open for the New Zealand Aged Care Association’s Annual Conference 2018.
A Taranaki rest home is facing closure, citing struggles to stay viable in the wake of the pay equity legislation.
New research about the poor state of older New Zealanders’ oral health raises questions about whether we are really taking this important health issue seriously. By Jude Barback.
The Australian Budget delivered funding increases for home care and residential aged care services – will the New Zealand Budget follow suit? INsite asks aged care and home support organisations what they would like to see in this year’s Budget.
Entry into the 2018 NZACA/EBOS Healthcare Excellence in Care Awards is now open, with the reappearance of the food award category.
Summerset looks set to be the next Kiwi retirement village operator to expand into the Australian market, with the opening of an office in Melbourne.
District Health Boards say that the long wait times for rest home allocation quoted in the recent NZACA report don’t take into account alternative pathways following assessment, particularly ageing in place.
The Live Stronger for Longer movement is gaining strength in communities throughout New Zealand.
With Eldernet hitting the 20 year mark, Jude Barback asks founder ELEANOR BODGER about what inspired her to set up Eldernet and the changes she’s seen since.
A new partnership between Careerforce and Hospice New Zealand has seen the development of a fit-for-purpose assessment package to help support and build a strong palliative care workforce.