All 114 swabs from residents and staff taken yesterday, Tuesday 30th March, have returned negative results to Covid-19. As informed by Queensland Health, three further rounds of Covid-19 testing on residents and staff are expected to occur over the next 10 days. Careful monitoring of residents continue, and there are no adverse signs to residents […]
Reviewed at 14/04/21 QLD Premier & QHealth advice of easing of restrictions, including visitor restrictions for residential aged care. Please be advised the Premier of Queensland has announced that Queensland wide restrictions will ease from 6am tomorrow, 15 April 2021. This includes the general mask requirement, and the visitor restrictions for residential aged care, hospitals, […]
Keen to downsize but need some guidance to get started? Here’s 3 decluttering and space saving tips that make downsizing highly achievable.
Last night we were informed a contractor working at our Mermaid Beach aged care residence tested positive for COVID-19. The contractor was present at the residence on Monday 29 March 2021, for approximately two hours, completing some building works. The contractor had no direct contact with any aged care residents and limited interaction with two […]
Positive ageing is beneficial for both your physical and mental health—here’s how to promote, encourage and support positive ageing in Aged Care Residences.
As we continue to live through what can certainly be described as challenging times, looking after your wellbeing and mental health has rightly become a topic of focus and discussion. It’s safe to say that most of us have struggled at some point during the roller-coaster ride that the last 12 months have been. But […]
As you near or enter retirement, downsizing the family home is likely to start popping up in your thoughts and conversations more and more. For some, the prospect of moving to a more suitable home, hand-picked for retirement seems the ideal solution—while for others, making such a big and life-changing decision makes them feel a […]