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04 Aug
New initiative aims to accelerate aged care innovation
Nominations open for 2022 innovAGEING National Awards
Category: Media
Nominations are now open for the 2022 innovAGEING National Awards, now in its fourth year. innovAGEING, along with its Foundation Partners the Commonwealth Bank and KPMG Australia,...
06 Dec
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Better Care and Funding Models: It’s the Quality, Stupid
Category: Blog
The Scottish philosopher, Alisdair MacIntyre, once offered that what we believe to be fundamentally real underpins our ethical beliefs. This in turn reflects the economic paradigms...
27 May
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Office Not Required: The Age Services’ Inadvertent Innovation
Category: Blog
Be courteousEveryone is a volunteer Being rudeSlows people down It takes time to get overFeeling hurt, offended Be courteousIt’s more efficient – Christopher Nailer, Palm Cards for...
03 Sep
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Our Future Workforce Now: Beyond Skills, Capacity, and Recruitment Campaigns
Category: Blog
Jarnail was originally from the Punjab region in India. He came to Australia to study engineering six years ago, graduated, became a permanent resident, couldn’t find work as an en...
03 Dec
Uniting Communities won the Improving Consumer Choice award for their U City Retirement Residences project.
2020 innovAGEING National Awards Winners
Category: Media
innovAGEING and its proud Foundation Partners, the Commonwealth Bank and KPMG Australia, are honoured to declare the winners of the 2020 innovAGEING National Awards. From holistic ...
21 Jul
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New advances for older Australians – the 2021 innovAGEING National Awards are now open
Category: Media
With the Aged Care Quality and Safety Royal Commission and Federal Government signalling further changes to improve aged care and retirement living, innovAGEING is delighted to ann...
02 Sep
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Delivering Better Care: Automating Back-of-House Tasks with Robots
Category: Blog
Tanunda Lutheran Home (TLH) is a Not-for-Profit aged care facility located in the rural town of Tanunda – Barossa Valley. TLH has 120 residents receiving high care services. TLH em...
08 Sep
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innovAGEING National Challenge Returns for 2022
Category: Media
After a two-year hiatus the innovAGEING National Challenge is on again and innovators interested in making an impact on aged services are invited to apply. After a two-year hiatus ...
09 Apr
Rob Deeming
Service Continuity During COVID-19: Australian Scale-Ups and Start-Ups Can Help
Category: Blog
In the months ahead, safe and supported independence for older Australians is going to become unfathomably difficult. Out of necessity, providers are scrambling to consider how the...
25 Mar
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Before More Sector Changes Begin: Why Less Might Actually Be More
Category: Blog
Always remember, your focus is your reality.– George Lucas, Founder of Lucasfilm You’re better off with a kick-ass half than a half-assed whole.– David Heinemeier...