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  • Your Say: Aged Care in Australia
    We'd like to hear about your concerns about aged care issues here - SPEAK OUT!
    Please try and post your topics in the appropriate forums already created, eg, staffing issues, accreditation, etc. Use the "Your Say" for a more generic view/say of aged care.
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    521 Posts
    Last post by paulinek View the latest post
    Sat Nov 16, 2013 11:52 pm
  • Nursing home issues
    Aged care homes that are subject to lapses of care issues regarding quality of care; breaches of responsibilities under the Aged Care Act 1997; failed accreditation; subject of complaints; media coverage, or any/all of the above mentioned. Discuss your concerns here.
    4 Topics
    10 Posts
    Last post by paulinek View the latest post
    Thu Feb 23, 2012 11:08 pm
  • Quality of Care Issues
    Discuss the following care issue topics, in the following sub-forums below:
    Subforums: Bedsores and Ulcers, Falls, Restraints, Dental care, Nutrition, Dehydration, Malnutrition, Palliative Care, Medication management
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    119 Posts
    Last post by Snappo View the latest post
    Wed Apr 25, 2012 2:10 am
  • Staffing and Workplace issues
    No mandated staff/resident ratios in Australian aged care facilities AND no mandated minimum skill set required. A case of government ignoring our elderly and frail? Also, discussions regarding your workplace issues, management, culture of your workplace, etc.
    29 Topics
    306 Posts
    Last post by worker49 View the latest post
    Thu Jul 19, 2012 8:02 pm
  • Aged Care Standards and Accreditation
    The Visitors are coming! Discuss your experiences with Aged Care Accreditation at your nursing facility here...
    9 Topics
    71 Posts
    Last post by Snappo View the latest post
    Tue Jan 24, 2012 1:38 am
  • Aged Care Complaints Scheme
    Share and discuss your experience of making a complaint to the nursing home, or the Office of Aged Care Quality and Compliance (OACQC). Any tips, comments, outcomes (good or bad), post them here...
    10 Topics
    103 Posts
    Last post by florence View the latest post
    Tue Jul 02, 2013 9:06 pm
  • Accommodation Bonds
    Concerned about transparency, security, and the varying amounts that some providers charge with regards to accommodation bonds and entry into residential aged care?
    3 Topics
    17 Posts
    Last post by industrystandard View the latest post
    Sat Aug 28, 2010 11:22 am
  • YOUR tips and hints for aged care
    By popular demand...
    6 Topics
    60 Posts
    Last post by paulinek View the latest post
    Sat Mar 17, 2012 8:41 am
  • Good, Better, Excellent
    A place to discuss good, positive, or innovative approaches to aged care, to improve life and conditions for elderly citizens... Know of any? We'd like to hear about it here...
    7 Topics
    58 Posts
    Last post by paulinek View the latest post
    Wed Apr 24, 2013 10:26 pm
  • No unread posts The Columnist
    News, views and opinions re aged care here...Chat to "The Columnist" here... post your comments, observations, feedback about "The Column" here...
    8 Topics
    32 Posts
    Last post by Administrator View the latest post
    Sat Apr 24, 2010 12:03 am
  • Test Forum
    The Test Forum gives you a chance to test the features here, without cluttering up the real forums...
    8 Topics
    24 Posts
    Last post by itssadie View the latest post
    Thu Feb 23, 2012 4:36 pm
  • Feedback, suggestions, etc...
    Feedback about the new forums? Post it here... Suggest a new forum for the bulletin board? No problem - let us know... Problems using the forum? - let us know...
    21 Topics
    157 Posts
    Last post by Snappo View the latest post
    Tue Jan 31, 2012 12:39 pm
  • Aged care resources and links
    Post your favourite aged care resource or link here. (please no gratuitous advertising and entries will be vetted for appropriateness).
    4 Topics
    8 Posts
    Last post by sampsonski View the latest post
    Fri May 28, 2010 8:08 pm

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