Seven Reasons Why University Students Seek Out Platinum Health Care As An Employer Of Choice

Study in the medical and health sector is stressful enough without having to contend with finding a flexible employer who can provide shifts which fit your lifestyle. Platinum Healthcare Group recognises the benefit to nursing and medical students, like you, and works to support them in earning an income and maintaining a healthy work/study/life balance. […]

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Four Reasons Why Platinum Health Care Is A Great Fit For Stay-At-Home Parents

This article explains the four main reasons why Platinum Health Care is a great option for stay-at-home mums and dads who are wanting to contribute financially to their family while still remaining available to their children in a job that provides satisfaction and flexibility. Flexibility A challenge for many parents is finding employment that will […]

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Why Every Aged Care Or Disability Employer Is NOT Created Equal…

There is no shortage of aged care and disability employers within Western Australia and while one could be forgiven for thinking they are all equal, the opposite is often the case. From the difference between private and not-for-profit organisations, to the size and culture fit, there are several things you should be aware of before […]

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7 Things You Need to Know Before Joining a Disability Provider

One of the most incredible shifts in life will come from how you invest your waking hours and for many in the disability services industry, that investment returns a level of peace, security and fulfilment that few can replace. But for a select few who were uninformed and inexperienced at the time of entering said […]

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Healthy, Graceful Ageing Tips for Seniors and Those Soon-to-Be

Whether you’re 65 or 25, the hard fact is this: you’re getting older. How much you’ll be able to enjoy yourself in the next 5, 10, 15, or 40 years depends on how you treat your body and mind today. Young people should begin to think about ageing (it’s never too early), and those entering […]

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Understanding the My Aged Care Process

What is a Home Care Package? My Aged Care is the government organisation looking after aged care subsidies. Home Care Packages are government home care services that allow older Australians to stay in their own homes longer or possibly even put off going to a nursing home altogether. The subsidy you receive pays for support […]

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Aged Care Royal Commission

aged care royal commission

By now most Australians have heard about the ‘Four Corners’ show and the government’s quick response in announcing an aged care royal commission (RC). I’m appalled, as I’m sure you are, at the disgusting treatment portrayed in the show on Monday, 17 September, 2018. Our elderly deserve great care – the best care we can […]

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How to change your home care provider

Did you know that you can easily change your Home Care Provider if you are unhappy with the service? As of February 2017, older Australians have the freedom to research and compare different Home Care Providers, and choose the one that suits them the best. This new aged care model is called Consumer Directed Care. Along with […]

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