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Facial recognition pain tool rolling out nationally

A tool that uses facial recognition software to detect pain in the elderly and people with dementia is making its way across Australian residential aged care villages. Known as PainChek, its national rollout via Dementia Support Australia (DSA) is now underway ...

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Keeping couples united in aged care

After spending many years sharing their lives together, most couples assume that when entering into aged care this living concept will remain. However, some are forced to separate for various reasons. Executive manager at Envigor Home Care in Queensland, Tracey ...

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A dying wish: Lobster for Josino

What would be your last meal? For Josino, all he wanted was lobster, but that wasn’t to be. “You know what really annoys me, if I was on death row, I could choose my last meal. Just because I’m sick, ...

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SA bank gets dementia friendly stamp

A South Australian bank has been working to support people living with dementia to remain financially independent for as long as possible. BankSA teamed up with Dementia Australia to make banking safer, easier and more accessible for people with dementia ...

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Introducing the latest breakthrough in laundry innovation

Aquanomic™ Laundry Program for Long Term Care – The Safe and Simple approach to Premium results and Operational Efficiency At Ecolab we understand that hygienically clean laundry is critical when protecting aged care residents offering comfort and satisfaction, whilst controlling ...

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