Are you looking for Aged Care in Fitzroy North?
Maybe this is the one for you.
I was invited to Clifton Views operated by TLC Aged Care for their soft opening the other week and I thought I’d share my experience for those looking for care in this area. The facility in total has 123 beds over 9 levels.
From this week I believe they will be taking in new residents.
The views were truly magnificent from the higher levels...
Jillian is the owner of Oasis Aged Care Solutions and is an experienced Placement Consultant with 20 plus years working in the Aged Care field with a Diploma of Aged Care, a Diploma in Diversional Therapy and a Diploma in Community Services Management. Her background working in Aged Care facilities over ten years, gives her an inside understanding and knowledge of how the Aged Care system works and how the facilities operate.
One of the biggest challenges for providers of Aged Care Facilities is meeting the expectations of residents and their families. From my perspective, as an Aged Care Placement Consultant, I perceive that many families expect their loved ones to receive one on one attention 24/7.
Of course, this is unrealistic as sometimes the other residents will need the attention of the staff. This can’t be helped in accommodation where there are a number of residents with varying levels of care needs...
It is fascinating to look at the statistical information gathered about aged care services in Australia. 249,000 (equates to almost a quarter of a million!) people were using these services on 30 June 2016.
As I regularly visit aged care facilities on inspections for my clients to find the most suitable facility for their particular needs, many of these statistics are seen as realities to my eyes.
For example, two out three people in aged care are women; ofcourse in...
Technology until now has been seen as within the realm of youth, with older Australians being wary of using the latest techno gadgets. However, the trend is moving toward technology becoming a life changer for elderly people, providing them greater freedoms and connectivity. We have already discussed some of these improvements, such as video phones and care programs on ipads. But hold on tight because the lastest application is driverless cars!
A car driven entirely by artificial intelligence...