• Research

    ‘My Home Life’ UK Academics visit Resthaven

    On 9 December 2016, Sarah Rhead, Executive Officer of the SA Innovation Hub, hosted a wrap up meeting at Resthaven Head Office, Wayville, with visiting academics, Professor Julienne Meyer CBE (Professor of Nursing: Care for Older People, City University of London) and Professor Belinda Dewar (Professor of Practice Improvement, University of the West of Scotland), … Continued

    Consumer Directed Care Survey

    UniSA, in partnership with Resthaven and other aged care organisations, is investigating the factors that influence people’s engagement with Consumer Directed Care (CDC). The project is called ‘Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project: The rise of the consumer: engagement of older people with Consumer Directed Care.’ In order to understand how the recent aged care … Continued

    Nurses in charge ‘wow’ guests at final presentations

    On 2 June, the first group of Nurses undertaking Resthaven’s Leadership Capability Development Program – In Charge Nurse officially graduated, with Resthaven Executives and Managers ‘blown away’ by their final reflections on their learning and development from the program. Silence Matenhire, a Registered Nurse at Resthaven Mitcham, had colleagues smiling and nodding as she recounted … Continued

    Corporate Leadership in the Community

    The South Australian Association of Gerontology conference is being held in Adelaide today. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘From the Ground Up’ and brings together professionals interested in caring and providing services for older people such as aged care service providers, policy makers, clinicians, researchers, students, and older people themselves. Resthaven is well … Continued