Aged Care Leader Recognised for Delivering Innovative Services - SummitCare

Aged care leader Cynthia Payne has been recognised for delivering innovative aged care services to the people of Western Sydney and for mentoring future leaders.

Infection Control Staff Competency - Anglican Care Kilpatrick Court

Infection prevention and control is the responsibility of all staff of a residential aged care home. Each staff member has an important role to play in understanding the causes of infection, how they can be spread, recognising possible signs and symptoms of infections and effective practices required to prevent and...

High Consumer Engagement and QPS Benchmarking Survey Result - Lorne Community Hospital Aged Care Services

Lorne Community Hospital was established over 50 years ago and is highly valued and respected by the local community. It provides a modern work environment, which is well equipped with current technology and equipment. A broad range of services include: Aged Residential, Acute Hospital, Emergency, Community Health, Home Nursing, Medical,...

Medication Errors - Our Target is Zero!

The incorrect use and management of medications provides a significant risk for residents and has the potential to cause harm due to adverse drug reactions or events. Residential aged care facilities are required to develop and implement effective practices, policies and procedures which are regularly evaluated to ensure the safe...

Our People Are Our Greatest Asset - SummitCare's Annual Staff Recognition Awards

For the last thirteen years, the Staff Recognition event has given members of the SummitCare team a chance to get together in celebration of all they’ve accomplished, not only for themselves but for the thousands of families in the wider community.