One of Australia's largest not-for-profit aged care groups today called on the Prime Minister to dump the Howard Government's aged care system and commit to a radical rewrite of the Federal Government's aged care rules.
An international pioneer in the field of psycho-social oncology was last night named Catholic Health Australia's inaugural Emerging Leader of the Year.
Catholic Health Australia has recognised an aged care facility purpose-built for people with difficult behaviours with the inaugural CHA Leadership in Positive Ageing Award.
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.
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.