aged care courses

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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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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Oct
02

Australia’s Aged Care Facilities are Experiencing Expansion

Looking back, institutions in Australia were as big as hospitals in terms of facilities. People with disability and mental illness, along with orphaned children, were living in these spacious facilities. But the space also equates to more residents in the area. Flash forward today; these institutions were closed down due to the influence of the […]

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Sep
07

New Radio Project to Aid Culturally Diverse Aged Care Communities

Australia is widely known as a culturally diverse country. For example, the city of Sydney and the state of New South Wales,  where the state houses an estimated 250 different languages that came from the different parts of the world. Australia itself as a whole is rich in cultural history. With the different languages being […]

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Mar
06

Why It’s Never Too Late to Change Your Career

Maybe you’re one of the lucky ones who found the perfect job, right out of college or high school. Or, perhaps you just “fell” into a career you were good at. Either way, it's never too late to change your career.   Why Move On? Your time at your first job was no doubt great. [...]
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Mar
01

Why Aged Care is a Great Industry for Work/Life Balance?

Work/life balance is a challenge most people struggle to master. If you are lucky enough to find a career that provides personal satisfaction, you are halfway there. However, you still need to ensure you take time out to enjoy life as well. A career in aged care is both rewarding and satisfying. Moreover though, it [...]
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Apr
08

Top Growth Industries for Employment in 2016 and Beyond

Thinking about a future career in our constantly changing world can be a confronting and ultimately challenging process. Although, it's important to choose a career path that’s just right for you, understanding the future trajectory and prospects of that industry is a reality everyone must face.   Thankfully, you need not take a leap of [...]
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Melbourne City Institute of Education

Melbourne City Institute of Education (MCIE) is a vibrant and innovative registered training organisation, which offers a range of courses in Melbourne to help students to fulfil their career goals.

The teaching and learning at MCIE is specifically designed to ensure students have a competitive edge – an important step in developing your work and life skills. Read more.

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Call: 1300 737 004
Email: info@mcie.edu.au

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Level 5, 250 Collins St Melbourne 3000

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