Health Updates

New State of the Sector videos on COVID-19

In partnership with LASA, Altura Learning has released two new videos on the continued effects COVID-19 is having on residential care facilities, home and community care services, and retirement living operators. LASA CEO Sean Rooney discusses the precautions...

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COVID-19: LASA CEO radio interviews

ABC Radio Perth 13 March 2020 LASA CEO Sean Rooney tells Jessica Strutt on ABC Drive Perth that if you have a loved one in care, play it safe. If you have flu-like symptoms or think you are at risk of COVID-19 in any way, do not visit your loved ones and put them or...

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LASA welcomes COVID-19 aged care funding

LASA welcomes the Government’s $101.2 million commitment specifically for aged care to tackle COVID-19 but will work closely with authorities for more support as needed. Part of a $2.4 billion COVID-19 health package, the funding will provide extra training for aged...

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