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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]A Charles Sturt University Wagga academic who made a submission to the inquiry in August believes its findings have been “so positive”, but there is more to do. Maree Bernoth said with the needs of those in aged care...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]A Charles Sturt University (CSU) academic has backed calls for registered nurses (RNs) not to be on duty around the clock at some of the state's regional aged care facilities.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent" up="2" down="0"][blockquote text="This is a great opportunity...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]DUBBO may lead the way in the recruitment of registered nurses by aged care facilities in country communities. A study recently launched by Charles Sturt University (CSU) at Catholic Healthcare's Holy Spirit aged care facility has already captured the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Finding practical ways to draw nursing graduates into aged care to curb shortages is the aim of a new Charles Sturt University (CSU) study. Staff from CSU's School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health will work with Catholic Healthcare...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Changed regulations on aged care has prompted Riverina nurses to take action to ensure nursing home facilities are not compromised. A petition with 7000 signatures will be presented to member for Wagga Daryl Maguire today as nurses hit back...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]A Charles Sturt University aged care expert says older people should not be blamed for a lack of acute beds in the state's public hospital system. Dr Maree Bernoth this week gave evidence to a New South Wales Upper...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]ABC Radio Background Briefing[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Concern about a lack of care in some nursing homes has prompted the formation of a new committee in the Riverina to lift standards. An ABC Lateline program recently aired disturbing concerns about the care of relatives of...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Traumatised relatives have raised shocking claims that their loved ones were left to die unnecessarily or in great pain because of a critical lack of staff and training in nursing homes. The ABC's Lateline program has spoken to many...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Gladys Betty Daly spent four years in an aged care home, in central Western NSW. Her daughter, Belinda Daly, says her mother was neglected at the home. Belinda Daly says her mother was regularly unsupervised, fell out of...