CASE STUDY — Medical Support At Home — Cathleen
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CASE STUDY — Medical Support At Home — Cathleen

When Cathleen was in hospital recovering from her knee reconstruction surgery, she was told by the doctors that her road to recovery would be long. She would require rehab and post-acute care. However, because she was in the private health care system, medical support arrangements would need to be organised by Cathleen and her family….

Do You Fit into These Care Scenarios?
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Do You Fit into These Care Scenarios?

We answer some of the most commonly asked questions & care scenarios we hear all the time from our clients.  ‘One person caring for another represents life’s greatest value’ – John Hoeven  Caring for another comes in many shapes and forms.  For some, this may be taking your loved one’s grocery shopping once a week…

Five Christmas Events & Groups for Seniors & their Families in Victoria
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Five Christmas Events & Groups for Seniors & their Families in Victoria

The Holiday Season is upon us at the end of what can only be described as a very eventful and uncertain 2020. This year has tested our ability to stay connected as we locked ourselves away from a pandemic and pushed us to expand our support network to counteract the loneliness that comes with isolation….

Moving Interstate During COVID-19
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Moving Interstate During COVID-19

Did you know we can help you can move your elderly loved one/s interstate during COVID-19? Moving interstate during the pandemic is difficult for families to coordinate due to a myriad of added requirements. This includes border control, fitness to fly, isolation and quarantine, coordinating discharge between hospitals and the facilities… the list goes on….

Restrictions on aged care due to Coronavirus
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Restrictions on aged care due to Coronavirus

The federal government has imposed a lot of new restrictions in the past weeks, in an effort to flatten the curve of the current Coronavirus pandemic. With these measures, new restrictions have been imposed upon home care providers and aged care facilities. Naturally, this raises questions about what the restrictions mean for carers, families and…

CASE STUDY – June
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CASE STUDY – June

June’s Story Sue L.’s mother June, 90, was simply experiencing increasing frailty with age. She had been going through a merry-go-round of health dramas — fall, hospital, rehab — hip replacement, hospital, rehab — around and around it went, with each incident following the last more quickly as time went on. Even though Sue and…