Death in a five star nursing home – Background Briefing – ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The deaths of two nursing home residents with dementia have raised serious questions about the regulation of the aged care sector, and despite damning findings from two coroners, the nursing homes remain fully accredited. Anne Connolly reports. The government is increasingly encouraging elderly Australians to stay at home for as long as possible, which means

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Riffing on Value

Value.  It’s a word that gets used alot.  But what does it mean? The Oxford online dictionary definition states it can be used as a verb or a noun.  I like that, a multi-functional word.  But what does it mean?  Noun – the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of

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Mindful Change

Jeremy Hunter has written an article titled, "How to navigate the scary, winding road of change" in Mindful Magazine (Article here). Jeremy talks about his own personal experience with change whilst battling and subsequently winning his kidney disease fight.  He goes on to discuss why after winning the battle he sunk into a major depression.  That

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