innovAGEING National Awards Winners 2021

innovAGEING and its Foundation Partners, the Commonwealth Bank and KPMG Australia, are honoured to announce the winners of the 2021 innovAGEING National Awards. From a village-like community, to de-institutionalising age services, innovative manual handling training...

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Analysis of Delta outbreaks needed

LASA is calling on the Federal Government to conduct on an independent analysis of Delta COVID-19 outbreaks in aged care to inform the sector on keeping residents and staff safe as we begin living with COVID. LASA CEO Sean Rooney welcomed the release by the government...

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Finalists for LASA innovAGEING Awards announced

innovAGEING, along with its Foundation Partners the Commonwealth Bank and KPMG Australia, is delighted to announce the finalists for the 2021 innovAGEING National Awards. The organisation finalists in the six categories are: Age Services Innovator of the Year Award...

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LASA supports making a big difference in dementia

LASA is supporting Dementia Australia during Dementia Action Week 2021. Over 470,000 Australians are living with dementia with a further 1.6 million people caring for them. Around 70 per cent of people with dementia live in the community and more than two-thirds of...

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We are delighted to congratulate @LASANational Member @IRTgroup on winning the Improving Consumer Choice Award in the 2021 @innovAGEING National Awards, for Jasmine Grove—a collaborative housing community that provides independent living for older single women over 55. https://t.co/zZCTFCqNWc
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Congratulations LiveBetter and Risk Managed, winners of the Increasing Care and Service Productivity Award in the 2021 @innovAGEING National Awards, for their work in supporting manual handling safety and efficiency, and innovative training delivery. #agedcare #innovation https://t.co/rQh80ehqip
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We congratulate @DementiaAus or their Dementia Carer Wellbeing Program that helps carers support the health and wellbeing of people living with #dementia. Their program won the Increasing Access to Care and Services Award in the 2021 @innovAGEING National Awards. #agedcare https://t.co/aQg1T63Qes
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We welcome re-election of Robert Orie CEO Montefiore as Elected Director NSW/ACT and election of Michelle Jenkins CEO @CommVisionWA as our newly Elected Director WA. A heartfelt thanks to outgoing Director Christopher How CEO @Bethanie_Group for his service to @LASANational. https://t.co/zNEIW5tzus
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Congratulations to @LASANational Member @ECH_Inc on winning the Realising Wellness and Reablement category in this year's @innovAGEING National Awards, for your Dandelion care hotel concept. A fabulous initiative and deserving winner. #agedcare #innovation #strongvoicehelpinghand https://t.co/NPtvExoegH
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Congratulations Natasha Chadwick from @DirectionCare on your @innovAGEING Age Services Innovator of the Year Award 2021. Natasha's work in developing a village-like community for older people with complex care needs or #dementia is bringing dignity to many. https://t.co/q97dY6Afis
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Meet Maddison, a young leader with a passion for age services and our latest @LASANextGen Ambassador. Maddison is Client Services Manager at Healthcare Australia, and gets a lot of job satisfaction from making a positive contribution to resident care. https://t.co/uPDPDm5Ozy https://t.co/EkNHNZfSu5
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We congratulate the 2021 @innovAGEING National Awards winners. This year's winners highlight the range of creativity that is making ageing better – now and into the future – selected from an impressive line-up of 28 finalists. Read about the winners here: https://t.co/bJDxhkCdaT https://t.co/K8ZcgwB6oo
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It's your last chance to register for our 'From Pandemic to Endemic' virtual forum. Join LASA and other industry experts as we explore & present the latest thinking & evidence to help you make the best decisions as we learn to live with COVID-19. Register: https://t.co/jwXNYRvbsg https://t.co/HCwUZnsOX9
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We're proud to host @innovAGEING - Australia's national innovation network for the age services industry - and we look forward to the crowning of the 2021 National Award winners. Support your industry colleagues at the online awards event today! Join here: https://t.co/PhOMcvXi85 https://t.co/FZPoEEz08Z
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We welcome the establishment of the National Aged Care Advisory Council announced by @ausgov today. We are thrilled to have Claerwen Little, Chair of the AACC and National Director UnitingCare Australia as our representative. Read the AACC media release: https://t.co/WPxBHnly53 https://t.co/agDzFPp7Y4
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Our @LASANextGen Ambassadors are passionate about age services, and they love helping to create new ways for young professionals to engage in our industry. Meet Kate Jakins, Risk & Compliance Manager at Peninsula Villages and LASA Next Gen Ambassador NSW. https://t.co/cnNeMlIWxF https://t.co/YYYeU0pa5Z
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Congratulations to LASA Member Pop-Up Community Care of Evandale SA, on being selected as a Finalist in the prestigious Prime Super Employer Excellence in Aged Care Award. A wonderful achievement. #agedcare #eldercare #workforce #strongvoicehelpinghand https://t.co/Lx25MXg6M6
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"With major reform on the horizon, it is important to get to the bottom of home care pricing concerns by looking at the evidence.."—@LASANational's Tim Hicks and Troy Speirs have written an important piece about home care pricing. Read it in full here: https://t.co/0odMrtojCb https://t.co/1rSmNI7Tex
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An innovative approach from @IRTgroup will allow carers, such as family members, to live alongside the retirement village residents they are looking after, in a new project to be located south of Sydney. https://t.co/Ioc7rKnFiF 3agedcare #retirementliving #innovation https://t.co/zxnT3ahEcI
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We've just released our Home Care Price Regulation and Market Stewardship report on #homecare pricing. It sets out 9 recommendations for government to adopt to include home care providers in the co-design and c0-production of the Support at Home Program. https://t.co/Ch5VrXqNR7 https://t.co/ENPC28cMvc
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We are delighted to share our LASA Annual Review 2020-21 with you, which details our achievements and activities over a tumultuous yet productive and successful year. We look forward to continuing to work towards a better ageing Australia. Download a copy: https://t.co/FApnxQ6Lcr https://t.co/6ZKzs6AWPE
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We congratulate @Benetas on being awarded the @VicGovAu Additional Carers Respite Funding 2021- 2022 to offer more hours of respite to support carers in Victoria. Benetas, which has a record of excellence in #agedcare, was chosen out of 81 applicants. https://t.co/kCqFTqGEV0 https://t.co/CkE0ImoN2C
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A new proposed from @WhiddonAgedCare would see federally-funded counselling services integrated into #agedcare homes, easy access referral pathways and choices about other mental health services, in order to support #ageingwell. Read more: https://t.co/Lt0Cc2KoRj @AustAgeAgenda https://t.co/qmZQLYvYCn
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We have joined with other #agedcare and community peak bodies to call on the Federal Government to commit to implementing a rights-based Aged Care Act that incorporates older people's rights at its core to continue to build on aged care reform. Read more: https://t.co/JNxaE3ngjl https://t.co/T1tV3IZTR9
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