• FIRST project investigating resident frailty and use of space

    A provider and university collaboration launched this month is examining how aged care residents’ health changes over time with the support of a new specially-designed frailty screening tool.
    Source: New study investigating link between resident frailty and their use of space – Australian Ageing Agenda

    A Focus on Frailty | Aged Care Online

    As increasing frailty is recognised as a key contributor to declining health, Resthaven and the University of Adelaide Geriatrics Training and Research with Aged Care Centre (GTRAC) are undertaking a collaborative research project that aims to improve the health of aged care residents by investigating how their health status changes over time. Source: A Focus on … Continued

    Celebrity Visit on Pancake Day | Aged Care Online

    Residents at Resthaven Malvern were delighted to host UnitingCare Pancake Day mascot ‘Penny Pancake’, and Channel 10 newsreader Rebecca Morse, at their annual Pancake Day event on Shrove Tuesday.
    Source: Celebrity Visit on Pancake Day | Aged Care Online