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28 Apr
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IRT searches for cutting-edge business models
Category: Blog
Competitive challenge creates pathway for those who are passionate about improving the lives of older people. Innovation is the buzzword of the aged care sector, and with the Tu...
06 Dec
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innovAGEING: What’s Next Is More Important Than What We’ve Done
Category: Blog
It’s the presence of others who are smarter, kinder, wiser, and different from you that enables you to evolve. Those are the people to surround yourself with at all times....
10 Feb
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Improving Age Services Through
Multi-Industry Innovation
Category: Blog
With aged care providers navigating the new Single Aged Care Quality Framework, an Aged Care Royal Commission, changing customer expectations, challenging financial times and a ...
23 Jan
Government backs innovation in aged care
Government backs innovation in aged care
Category: Media
A dollar for dollar investment into innovation in the aged care sector has been announced with the Federal Minister for Aged Care pledging $400,000 to the innovAGEING network ov...
21 Mar
innovAGEING partners with KontentLabs to foster open innovation
innovAGEING partners with KontentLabs to foster open innovation
Category: Media
Aged care professionals will be able to collaborate, share ideas, and gain knowledge in real time with the development of an online open innovation lab. The initiative was launc...
08 Mar
Robotic pets, Uber-like services in aged care’s future
Robotic pets, Uber-like services in aged care’s future
Category: Media
Driverless cars for those in aged care are among the current innovations in the sector, and the federal government wants to get on board. On Wednesday, Minister for Aged Care Ke...
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...
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...
19 Apr
LASA’s Merlin Kong with Assoc Prof Damith Herath Uni Canberra
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 Oct
Nicki Doyle + Nathan Baird KPMG–D2
Empathy First: How Aged Care Providers Understand their Consumers and Drive Innovation
Category: Blog
With public trust in aged care decreasing, and consumer experience not meeting consumer expectations, how we support and care for older Australians is at a crossroads. To surviv...