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Sydney Aged Care Guide: 6 Essential Nursing Home Tips for Families

Sydney Aged Care Guide: 6 Essential Nursing Home Tips for Families

Ok, you’ve officially begun the aged care journey….. Maybe you have a parent or much loved family member whose health is quickly deteriorating; or they’ve just had an ACAT assessment ? Your head is probably spinning with questions. Where to from here? What’s next? Have I missed anything? Aged Care Guide: 6 Essential Nursing Home Tips for Family is designed to map out the key aged...

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Aged Care Assessment Teams NSW: Who is ‘ACAT’ and What Do They Do?

Aged Care Assessment Teams NSW: Who is ‘ACAT’ and What Do They Do?

If admission into residential care and nursing homes is confusing to families, then Aged Care Assessment Teams are often one of the most important resources in obtaining a comprehensive solution. Otherwise known as ACAT, the Aged Care Assessment Teams in NSW are typically doctors, nurses and social workers attached to a hospital who assess elderly people for aged care needs and make recommendations for the most...

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