• COVID-19 Vaccination Information for our Communities

    COVID-19 Vaccinations for Resthaven Residents The vaccination for residents of Residential Aged Care Facilities is being coordinated by the Australian Government and delivered by organisations contracted to the Commonwealth Department of Health. The vaccine being provided to residents through this program is the Pfizer vaccine (the AstraZeneca vaccine is being administered through GP programs). Both … Continued

    Monash University study identifies ways for providers to prevent infections in residential care | The Weekly Source

    The study by Monash University’s Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (CMUS) has identified a number of issues that increase the risk of infection in residential care. Source: In-house pharmacists, access to hospital in the home, clinical training for carers: Monash University study identifies ways for providers to prevent infections in residential care | The Weekly … Continued

    Heart Warming Knitted Blankets for the Homeless | Aged Care Online

    Residents, staff and volunteers of Resthaven Aberfoyle Park are continuing their project of knitting warm woollen blankets for the homeless. The initiative started back in early 2019, and continues to go from strength to strength.
    Source: Heart Warming: Knitted Blankets for the Homeless | Aged Care Online
     

    Resthaven announces new CEO | Aged Care Guide

    Resthaven has revealed Darren Birbeck as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the South Australian aged care organisation, taking the place of long-serving CEO, Richard Hearn.
    Source: Resthaven announces new CEO – Aged Care Guide 

    Corporate Ladder: your weekly guide to executive appointments

    Last month, InDaily reported Resthaven Chief Executive Officer,Richard Hearn, would retire as CEO from the aged care facility after 26 years. Resthaven has since found Hearn’s replacement – Resthaven manager of governance and corporate services Darren Birbeck.

    Source: Corporate Ladder: your weekly guide to executive appointments

    Resthaven Residents Keep Busy | Aged Care Online

    Lifestyle teams across all twelve Resthaven residential aged care homes are being proactive in supporting residents throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, providing a range of activities.
    Source: Resthaven Residents Keep Busy | Aged Care Online