Royal District Nursing Service (RDNS) was named a finalist in the inaugural Australia-China Achievement Awards yesterday. more
A report that looks into where seniors live in NSW was launched at State Parliament House in Sydney yesterday. more
GPs are working harder now than they were a decade ago and older patients accounted for about a third of their clinical workload in 2013–14, new research shows. more
The links between mental and physical care must be acknowledged and understood to treat the whole patient. By Debra Thoms more
Nurses may realise early in the piece that patients are ready to move from life-prolonging treatment to palliative care but are unable to make that decision for them, a recent study has highlighted. more
Older people with severe mental disorders live shorter lives, a recent study has revealed. more
A Melbourne-based community nurse is about to embark on a study to investigate how to assist people who self-treat wounds. more
Should government be a policeman or a banker when it comes to aged care? That’s the question the assistant minister for social services posed at a Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) event yesterday. more
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