Australia’s population is ageing. With developments in hechnology, medicine and nutrition - people are living longer.
And as this ageing population grows, it not only creates a greater need for more aged care services, but also a growth in employment opportunities.
Due to the changes in service delivery models and individualised home care services, there are challenges that need to be met with new strategies that ensure the provision of quality care.
This means there is more pressure on the...
Chisholm Institute is Victoria’s premier public vocational education and training provider. They are a government-owned TAFE that offers over 250 certificate, diploma, advanced diploma, bachelor and graduate certificate courses, with each course carefully structured to ensure that all of our graduates finish with the skills needed to further their career aspirations.
Aged care is a booming industry. And there is one main reason why this is the case - people are living longer.
The UN predicts that by 2030, one in six people will be over the age of 60. With so many more potential clients and residents for aged care, what does this mean for the aged care workforce?
The healthcare workforce needs to be better equipped for what’s coming ahead, as well as the needs of the elderly now...