Abuse in Nursing Homes

Abuse in Nursing Homes

15 MAY, 2017 Abuse Bureaucratic bungling Consequences Abuse in nursing homes has raised it’s ugly head again, with an article in this weekend’s Australian titled ‘Lethal care: Insulin murders’. The article documents serial murder, going on...
Aged care reinvented

Aged care reinvented

28 APRIL, 2017   Aged Care Passion Integrated technology   Rethinking Aged Care means listening to what elderly people and their carers actually want. It means solving THEIR problems, not forcing other people solutions on them. And it means accepting that...
Aged care voices

Aged care voices

The real voices of aged care Tonight Peak15 held a much needed meetup focusing on the aged care sector. The opening speakers were carers who work on the ground floor. No tech heads pushing the latest in virtual reality, artificial intelligence and big data. No...
Closed circuit TV in nursing homes

Closed circuit TV in nursing homes

87% of relatives support the use of closed circuit tv in nursing homes Physical, sexual and emotional abuse of elderly and disabled people is a chronic and entrenched issue. It is a historical problem that has been documented over hundreds of years. The causes have...
Nursing home death ignored

Nursing home death ignored

A man ended up dead from an insulin overdose only a month after being admitted to a nursing home. The media continues to publish stories of poor quality care in nursing homes. However relatives are unable to find out which nursing homes have been subject to numerous...