LASA Congress: Achieving an Amazing Ageing Experience

LASA invites you to join us for Ten Days of Congress 12-23 October 2020, an exclusively online event with the theme: Achieving an Amazing Ageing Experience – it takes community, commitment and collaboration. This two-week COVID-safe cyber extravaganza will bring...

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Quality the focus regardless of aged care ownership

Recently there has been a revival of age-old discussions about the role of government and non-government organisations in the delivery of aged care. There have been some suggestions that governments would be better off running aged care directly or that privately...

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LASA welcomes free PPE training packs in WA

LASA welcomes the West Australian government’s donation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for aged care infection control training. The State Health Incident Coordination Centre (SHICC) had accessed supplies of PPE and was able to provide 20 packs for training...

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LASA NSW/ACT Excellence in Age Services Award Winners

LASA wishes to congratulate the NSW/ACT winners of the LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards 2020. Now in its fourth year, the LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards aim to promote and recognise excellence across the diverse and dynamic fields of endeavour in the age...

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LASA WA Excellence in Age Services Award Winners

LASA wishes to congratulate the WA winners of the LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards 2020. Now in its fourth year, the LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards aim to promote and recognise excellence across the diverse and dynamic fields of endeavour in the age...

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LASA SA/NT Excellence in Age Services Award Winners

LASA wishes to congratulate the SA/NT winners of the LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards 2020. Now in its fourth year, the LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards aim to promote and recognise excellence across the diverse and dynamic fields of endeavour in the age...

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For LASA's Ten Days of Congress - grab your camera or phone and ask your senior friends, family and clients what their ideal ageing experience would be. What do they love doing, what inspires them? For more info see https://t.co/hWIdpBgI32
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The popular free prescriber app - palliMEDS - has been updated to now include a handy opioid calculator. This supports switching a patient from some, or all, of their current opioids. Contact: https://t.co/YnoyHQ7hNP https://t.co/sKzZexhpzC
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LASA's Ten Days of Congress 12 - 23 October - industry experts will push the envelope, present new age thinking & encourage us to redesign the age services sector. The online platform makes the speakers more accessible than ever before, keeping conversa... https://t.co/EL1IWOaSyy
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It's cheapest way to travel! At Princes Court since April, residents have explored Italy, Scotland, Honolulu, London, Ireland, Crete, Disneyland and Mexico! @abcnews https://t.co/StIXxeLt5K
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Ensuring compliance and quality across the workplace - a practical course from LASA Institute's Quality Auditing Skill Set for age care Team Leaders, Supervisors and Managers who initiate, lead and report on internal or external reviews/audits. Email education@lasa.asn.au https://t.co/kPFTd48gth
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Last chance to nominate for the Board of LASA - we are calling for suitably qualified representatives of our Members, for election for the following 3-year Director positions: South Australia/Northern Territory; Queensland. Nominations close 1 October. See https://t.co/A2OPA0MKFm https://t.co/wXAY4v7YCe
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Moran Aged Care has produced a wonderful video for visitors to watch, featuring residents and making sure they are protected from COVID-19. https://t.co/IEOMrPGtgR
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LASA delivers your best practice compliance solution for aged care - for scheduling, allocating and monitoring audit programs. https://t.co/0j9GiHJo1v https://t.co/SX4sWMMs7K
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LIVE with today's top 3 with Professor Alison McMillan, Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer - How can community nurses support people to stay safe at home? How are community nurses contributing in the current COVID-19 environment? https://t.co/awrMqTJ5FQ
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Staying physically healthy is important for people living with dementia. Exercise, a healthy diet and regular check-ups can all help people with dementia to live better. Visit https://t.co/LqXBp4taxU for more information. https://t.co/onnomR2s06
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LASA wants to hear from older Australians about their ideal amazing ageing experience and are calling on the sector to send us video clips to incorporate into the Ten Days of Congress before 12-23 October. For more info see https://t.co/hWIdpBgI32
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Dementia doesn't have to keep your loved one from being socially active. If they want to make their own plan, you can support them. Download Dementia Australia's social planner and Zoom tips for people living with dementia. Visit https://t.co/LqXBp4taxU ...https://t.co/JmQWmA0V0o
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caring@home a national palliative care project funded by the Australian Government, has launched an updated palliative care medicine app and community guidelines. Contact: https://t.co/YnoyHQ7hNP https://t.co/ZDCHV7Dr44
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@Benetas we support you and all of the people waiting for their assessed level of home care! #FundWhatMatters https://t.co/EEz484wXUI
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Tim's keeping fit and is supported to make life a little easier living with dementia. #dementiaactionweek https://t.co/feU6m3Eu8n
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LASA SHORT COURSES TO SET YOUR STAFF ON A PATHWAY TO MANAGEMENT - Educate, Inspire and Empower, for aspiring PCW's, team leaders, registered or enrolled nurses. Explore new pathways to further career opportunities. For enquiries please email education@lasa.asn.au https://t.co/jFeAGiaXC3
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Clever technology can support people to live better with dementia. Like alarms with voice reminders, wireless key locators and digital photo books to remember loved ones. Create your family photo book online now. Visit https://t.co/LqXBp4taxU for more ... https://t.co/FPMSjLC6Bf
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Aged care Olympics as LASA Member Allambie Heights Villages celebrates its success against COVID-19. @7NewsSydney https://t.co/jgWOWcPEfZ
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A special free 30 September webinar on cyber security for NFPs and Aged Care - understanding the role of the cloud, users, and devices. How important is staff awareness and what are the basic layers of protection needed to mitigate risks? https://t.co/wOUakXPd9C
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Delicious @carinity_org and such great activities for Marj and other residents. https://t.co/wKJ8aAoWWv
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