Upcoming Events

Thu 26

LASA Bush Nursing Centers and Hospitals in Victoria Forum

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - October 27 @ 3:30 pm

Upcoming Training

Tue 31

Assist clients with medication skill set – Qld

October 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Nov 01

Assist clients with medication skill set – Qld

November 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

LASA News

National innovAGEING network launched at Congress 2017

LASA today launched innovAGEING - a national innovation network for Australia’s age services industry - at LASA’s National Congress on the Gold Coast. “LASA believes that a national scale, collaborative approach to age services innovation is urgently needed as our...

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LASA forges global age services partnership

LASA today announced a formal partnership with the international aged care leadership community, Global Ageing Network (GAN). “This is a significant partnership that will ensure our Members directly benefit from the shared knowledge, professional development,...

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Home care data confirms concerns

LASA CEO Sean Rooney responded to the Government’s release of the Home Care Packages Program Data Report, six months after the implementation of the Increasing Choice Home Care (ICHC) reforms. Mr Rooney said that the reforms implemented from 27 February 2017 were a...

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Review of aged care shows progress but more work to do

LASA Chief Executive Officer Sean Rooney welcomed today’s release of the Aged Care Legislated Review conducted by David Tune. “LASA recognises the critical importance of the aged care reform agenda to ensure accessible, affordable, quality care and services are...

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Increasing Choice in Home Care – LASA issues paper

LASA is concerned about significant issues with the implementation of the Increasing Choice in Home Care (ICHC) reforms.  We have collected Member input and consulted with other peaks to develop a LASA submission to Government which makes it very clear that the issues...

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AACQA cost recovery for annual unannounced visits

Recently LASA coordinated a letter from LASA/ASCA/Guild CEOs to Minister Wyatt protesting the Government’s decision to implement charges for unannounced visits to residential aged care facilities by the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (AACQA). We were deeply...

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Safeguarding older Australians from flu virus

Chief Executive Officer of Australia’s peak age services body, Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) Sean Rooney said the aged care industry’s thoughts and sympathies are with those who have been affected by the recent outbreaks of influenza virus in Victoria and...

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Our @CEO_LASA Sean Rooney was welcomed to Shepparton today by CEO and LASA Board Member Kerri Rivett to address Shepparton Villages AGM.
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Our CEO Sean Rooney in Shepparton today to address Shepparton Villages AGM, meet with CEO & LASA Board Member Kerri… https://t.co/IBi1el7hb4
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Australia’s first innovation network for #agedcare industry #innovAGEING has a FB page. All welcome… https://t.co/FhRBOb1AHM
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Australia’s first innovation network for #agedcare industry #innovAGEING has a FB page. All welcome… https://t.co/dcZmyreyhA
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Australia’s first innovation network for #agedcare industry #innovAGEING has a FB page. All welcome… https://t.co/TwZTiHtrjT
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Australia’s first innovation network for the #agedcare industry #innovAGEING has a FB page. All welcome… https://t.co/yjqCCpB759
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Australia’s first innovation network for the #agedcare industry #innovAGEING has a Facebook page. All are welcome… https://t.co/B1xMJ7nLIe
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Australia’s first innovation network for age services #innovAGEING has a Facebook page. Click here to get involved… https://t.co/rs3c5JalbX
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RT @CareSourceAU: It's been a week since #LASA2017 but this compilation video takes us straight back! Thanks @LASANational. #agedcare https…
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RT @KenWyattMP: Addressing the National Press Club this Wednesday, on the need to cherish older Australians and our vision for ageing & car…
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RT @BrianHerd1: Growing old without children: aged care's sleeper issue - Australian Ageing Agenda https://t.co/BngY27ohqq
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RT @IHAresearch: Reform for the future at the heart of aged care funding review https://t.co/PHUiBEZWmx via @talkingagedcare
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RT @DementiaSthAus: The National Dementia Helpline is service for anyone worried about their memory or wanting to lean more about #dementia…
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RT @KenWyattMP: Looking forward to addressing the National Press Club this Wednesday on ageing - Australia's Age of Opportunity. @PressClub…
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RT @AgedCareChannel: Dementia research at the heart of new publication https://t.co/XgqA0lrBQF
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RT @_ADAAustralia: #Victoria one step closer to voluntary assisted dying law https://t.co/9gGj4yGlXt
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LASA renews calls for national conversation on #agedcare funding. https://t.co/MpF7wnbEN7
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Follow the link to check out all the pics from #LASA2017 Congress https://t.co/yBJegSSYem https://t.co/hTYvbEQA4u
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MEDIA RELEASE| LASA acknowledges release of ACFI review and calls for national conversation on #agedcare funding https://t.co/tE0vPbjBf9
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Relive #LASA2017 via our promo video, don't forget to mark 28-31 October in your calendars for #LASA2018 in Adelaide https://t.co/5vqZObgoqB
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