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29 Apr
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Sustaining innovation requires strong links to core business
Category: Blog
Keep solutions anchored to customers’ needs to maintain structure, discipline and longevity. There’s a lot of talk these days about innovation in Australia. Start-ups, incubator...
02 Aug
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CommBank and KPMG Back Innovation for Older Australians
Category: Media
Image: innovAGEING Principal Advisor, Merlin Kong (centre) is pictured with Nicki Doyle, Partner for Health, Ageing, and Human Services, KPMG and Kaizaad Metha, National Associa...
27 Sep
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And Now For Something Completely Different… Empathy
Category: Blog
This one’s a simple article, and it begins with a recent innovAGEING (iA) service design workshop in Canberra. Teams of two were asked to spend time to get to know each other as...
09 May
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Applications Open For innovAGEING Challenge Competition
Category: Media
innovAGEING, Australia’s innovation network for age services, has announced Australia’s first ever innovAGEING Challenge—a national aged services hackathon—and applications are ...
02 Mar
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Getting Aged Care Innovation Right And Karma’s Inevitability
Category: Blog
For those who’ve been following, the aged care industry is currently undergoing sweeping changes as a result of government reforms to address demographic pressures, rising costs...
10 Mar
Digital design and technology meets aged care innovation
Digital design and technology meets aged care innovation
Category: Media
Sydney, NSW: Digital design and technology company, Alive and innovation network innovAGEING, established in late 2017 by Leading Age Services Australia, are pleased to announce...
19 Apr
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Disruption is dead, long live disruption
Category: Blog
A ‘business-as-usual’ approach can become untenable for those who are not attuned to capitalising on opportunities. The science fiction writer, William Gibson, once offered that...
21 Apr
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Virtual Reality: Coming to a clinical care session near you
Category: Blog
A robotic dog and virtual swims with dolphins are helping older Australians manage pain. In what may be Australia’s first use of virtual reality (VR) in the community setting, a...
22 Apr
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Aged care’s important words advance the industry
Category: Blog
Apart from the obvious ones, how many words starting with ‘c’ can you name in the aged care industry? Visit the glossary of the My Aged Care website and we get: carer; client; c...
23 Apr
Tips for creating an ideas sharing environment Fusion Mag 2018 Autumn
Top tips for creating a safe and ‘ideas-sharing’ environment in your organisation
Category: Blog
Innovation is more than new technology. It means not being afraid to fail when you take a risk. Innovation in aged care is a key focus for 2018. Recent investments by the federa...