Residential Aged Care Communiqué Download PDF: RAC Communique August 2015 In this edition Editorial Call the fire brigade Fire safety expert commentary Premature deaths in RACS Resources Editorial Welcome to the third issue for 2015. In this issue we focus on a single tragic event that most readers will already be familiar with concerning arson in a […]
A recent study found 80 per cent of injury-related or premature deaths of aged-care residents were from falls. Head over to agedcareinsite.com.au to hear an interview with Professor Joseph Ibrahim about the research.
Residential Aged Care Communiqué Download PDF: RAC Communique May 2015 In this edition Editorial Case #1 – A little conversation Case #2 – Time for dinner Resident-to-resident aggression: A systematic review Case #3: Help us The experience of witnesses called by the Coroners Court Clinical Commentary #1: A holistic approach: safety for all requires training, advocacy and […]
Residential Aged Care Communiqué Download PDF: RAC Communiqué March 2015 edition In this edition Editorial Case #1 – But at the length truth will out Commentary #1 – Culture and Governance Commentary #2 – Walking, wayfinding or wandering Commentary #3 – Death Investigations Resources Editorial Welcome to the first issue of the RAC Communiqué for 2015. This contains one new case that you […]