Aged Care

Positive Disruption in the Aged Care Industry
Mar
31

Can school-leavers become Aged Care workers?

The aged care industry is facing a revolution, with the recent Royal Commission into Aged Care ushering in many changes to the sector on every level. The industry is in need of many new qualified workers, and that means there are lots of opportunities available, no matter your education level. Australia is facing an ageing [...]
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Sep
14

Are you looking to join the workforce?

Research shows that students who did a VET course during school are more likely to be employed full-time or permanently, five years after their studies. If you want to join the workforce, why not consider taking a VET course? With more funding and government subsidies put towards vocational education, a VET course might get you [...]
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Aug
26

Aged care sector in urgent need of new workers

If you have ever considered working as a carer for some of Australia’s most vulnerable citizens, it may be time to act. According to worldwide trends, now more than ever is the time to start a career in aged care. The aged care sector is currently facing a high demand for skilled workers. The June [...]
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Jul
28

2021 is the year to enter the care sector with a 40% rise

Care sector will see almost 40% of all the projected new job opportunities in the emerging professions by 2023: World Economic Forum report Employment for personal care workers will increase by 80,600 by 2023. According to a report on the jobs of tomorrow by the World Economic Forum, nearly 40% of all the projected job [...]
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Nov
16

Lessons from Aged Care Failure According to Reports

It’s always a lesson taught to us: “We should always treat the elderly with respect.” However, recent events in the country proved that not all may have taken this lesson into the heart. Yes, this is in relation to the revelations elderly abuse and neglect that led the Morrison government to establish a royal commission […]

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Nov
13

Aged Care: Reducing Injuries from Pressure

A new research has revealed learning new methods and using sophisticated products can help increase healing time when pressure wounds are being treated in residential aged care facilities. Published in the International Wound Journal, the new study’s goal is to come up with tools that will benefit aged communities by calculating pressure injury treatment. According […]

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Nov
12

How Social Outreach Helps Improve Aged Care

There are a number of times that schools included activities, such as an outreach, to expose students and urge them to reach out a helping hand on those who are in need. An outreach program is providing services to those people who have no accessed to it or find it hard to have one due […]

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Oct
05

Positive Disruption in the Aged Care Industry

Aged care has been surrounded by eye-opening stories. Among of the eye-opening stories is the number of older Australians at risk with malnutrition. Another eye-opening stories is that aged care facilities are looking less homely in terms of residential aesthetics, but instead transforming into institutionalized facilities by expanding operational capacity. Fortunately, these eye-opening scenarios often […]

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