Musings on the state of aged care in New Zealand

After attending the recent NZACA and HCHA conferences, INsite editor JUDE BARBACK reflects on the collective challenges facing the residential aged care and home care sectors and what it all means.

Let’s snoop around.. Te Hopai Village

JUDE BARBACK has a look around one of Wellington’s oldest and most central aged care facilities.

Let’s snoop around… Carter House

JUDE BARBACK visits Carter House in Te Puke, Bay of Plenty.

Meet Labour’s new spokesperson for Health: Q&A with Dr David Clark

INsite editor Jude Barback asks Labour's new spokesperson for Health, Dr David Clark, about Labour's stance on issues relating to aged care, home health and retirement and the party's priorities when it comes to older New Zealanders.

Up close and personal with… Gráinne Moss

JUDE BARBACK chats to Bupa New Zealand managing director Gráinne Moss about her new global role, the NZACA and equal pay.

Let’s snoop around… Acacia Cove

JUDE BARBACK finds a cheeky bunch of residents on her visit to Acacia Cove retirement village.

Let’s snoop around… Aspen Care

JUDE BARBACK finds Tauranga’s Aspen Care Rest Home in the middle of exciting changes.

Let’s snoop around… Summerset by the Sea

JUDE BARBACK takes a tour of Summerset by the Sea in Katikati.

Let’s snoop around… Rawhiti Lodge Care

JUDE BARBACK visits a small Matamata rest home close to her heart.

Candid Caregiver: how pay equity is shaping up for workers

INsite has a frank discussion with a community support worker about what the pay equity settlement agreement means to her and how its implementation...


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