Insights into Industry Benchmarking - Workforce Issues
The Residential Aged Care sector is currently facing severe staffing issues. Staff turnover in residential aged care increased by 18.02% in 2021 compared to 2020, peaking in the July to September quarter. For most of 2021, staff turnover remained above 8% per quarter, and while residential aged care has experienced...
COVID-19 Desktop Exercise at PresCare Alexandra Gardens
This year has been focused on being prepared to prevent and manage COVID 19 outbreaks and we have seen a wealth of resources, guidelines and requirements across the aged care sector. The huge amount of work being done is important to ensure we are taking all the necessary precautions and...
Collaborative Team of Four Aged Care Providers - Win LASA “Team Award”
CEO’s from Princes Court Homes (Mildura), Chaffey Aged Care (Merbein), Jacaranda Village (Red Cliffs) and Murray House (Wentworth), four not for profit aged care facilities are collaborating as a team to enhance outcomes for the lives of older people in North West Victoria.
Cooinda Rated “A Great Place to Live” - Staff Recognised with LASA Excellence Awards
Cooinda is a not for profit award-winning provider of residential care, independent living units and in-home care services and has been delivering innovative “person centred” care to older people within the Benalla community since 1969. Cooinda staff members, Julie Folan and Amorette Smith were recently awarded individual Victorian / Tasmanian...
Princes Court - Honoured with LASA’s Prestigious “Organisation Award”
Princes Court is an independent not-for-profit community owned organisation and has been part of the rural North West Victorian community for more than 61 years. Princes Court offers a wide range of services including independent living, residential, respite, dementia and palliative care.