A nurse who created a new model of outpatient care for cancer patients undergoing rehabilitation has been named Catholic Health Australia's inaugural Nurse of the Year.
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An aged care facility that has united residents in supporting a disadvantaged community in Papua New Guinea has won the inaugural Catholic Health Australia Outreach Healthcare Award.
Catholic Health Australia CEO Martin Laverty today launched Christian Conscience, a publication designed to guide health care practitioners through moral dilemmas in an increasingly complex world.
Catholic Health Australia (CHA) today offered to partner with the Australian Government to implement aged care reforms recommended in the National Health and Hospital Reform Commission's (NHHRC) final report.
The Federal Government's proposed Renewable Energy Target Scheme will cost Australian hospitals and aged care around $10 million a year, Catholic Health Australia (CHA) revealed today.
Catholic Health Australia has asked the Federal Government to abolish the current three year accreditation process for residential aged care services and replace it with a constant accreditation cycle that focuses on the quality of care being given to residents.
Australian and international leaders in social justice will gather in Hobart next month to examine why disadvantaged Australians get sicker more and die earlier.
Catholic Health Australia chief executive Martin Laverty said the health and aged care sectors will have to do the maths on changes to private health insurance and the age pension before the full impact of today's Federal Budget will be understood.
New nursing home accommodation costs $40.32 per bed per day over 25 years to build and fit out, a new analysis has revealed, compared with a legislated cap on the per-bed payment of just $26.88 per day.