Also in this partnership wrap: Alliance formed to bridge gap between clinical and legal compliance.
The legal issues arising from staff using social media to bully each other or reveal details of residents and families is increasingly confronting aged care managers, an industry lawyer says.
LEGAL: With the impending growth in home-based palliative care, it is essential that community care organisations have advanced care planning processes in place that are consistent with the law, writes Julie McStay.
In AAA online’s regular legal column, Julie McStay responds to a reader’s question: When will a provider’s duty of care override a consumer’s right to choose?
To help organisations and their leaders hear expert opinion on key issues, and to reflect the kinds of challenges and questions organisations are facing, Australian Ageing Agenda is launching a new regular online series – Ask the Lawyer.