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3 Ways to Enjoy Retirement Using Sydney Aged Care Services

3 Ways to Enjoy Retirement Using Sydney Aged Care Services

Men are less likely to take advantage of elderly and aged care services, a new study reports. According to a report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), older men are less likely to use aged care services. In Sydney, for instance, it is estimated that only about 30% of those who availed home care services are men. “Older men typically value outdoor activities...

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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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