Creating a stronger nation-wide presence for aged care advocacy, individuals and service providers is the top priority of the first chief of the Older Persons Advocacy Network, he tells Australian Ageing Agenda.
Also in this wrap: Lyndoch makes executive appointment to lead investment in people.
Also in this wrap: Advocare appoints Diedre Timms as CEO; and Churches of Christ announces Dr Paul Scully as new chief.
Also in this wrap: Benetas announces new and departing board members.
Also in this story: Ascom announces new managing director.
Also in this wrap: Village manager movement at RetireAustralia.
Also in this wrap: Matt Durston appointed Allocate Software’s new general manager for Australia and New Zealand.
Also in this wrap: executive team for merged trio in WA is announced; Baptistcare appoints new head of aged care; and a new director announced for HammondCare’s palliative care centre.
In this story: Richard Hearn appointed chair of the UnitingCare Aged Care Network; aged care ICT innovator Anne Livingstone appointed to Forde Foundation for care leavers.
Also: Twilight Aged Care announces the appointment of former long-serving director and chairman John Laurie as its inaugural patron.
Also: Greengate appoints Chris Rigby as CEO, while Peter Hodgson becomes chair and John Russell is appointed a director; Brightwater appoints Di Bennett as head of home care.
Also in this wrap: Western Australian provider SwanCare appoints Etta Palumbo as its new chair, and consumer lobby group National Seniors appoints Ian Henschke as its chief advocate.
Baptistcare WA appoints Russell Bricknell as chief executive officer; Braemar appoints Wayne Belcher as CEO; Vik Jeyakumar appointed chief executive officer at Kira; and three new appointments to Aged Care Financing Authority.
In this story: Tinonee Gardens starts work on major project; Resthaven turns sod on $15 million redevelopment; Penninsula Villages outlines $24 million project; and Bethanie moves into new HQ.