Jelica Vrkic, dietician for SPC sat down with HelloCare managing editor Donna Kennett to talk (via Zoom) about how important quality nutrition is for older people and shared some simple ideas on how to make sure nutritional levels are being met.
One of the greatest challenges that older people face is their loss of independence. When an older person starts to feel they are losing their autonomy, they can experience a range of emotions. They may begin to feel angry, or start to feel confused about what is happening to their body or their life, or...
For years medication management has been the biggest gripe of aged care consumers, but now staffing numbers and staff adequacy has taken over the spot as the number-one-most -complained-about issue in aged care.