Category Archives for In-home care

Clinical Nursing How, Where & When You Need It!

For those with chronic illnesses or injuries requiring ongoing medical treatment, leaving home for frequent clinical visits can be burdensome. Add to that, the complexity of increased frailty and the requirement for ongoing care support, and the problem deepens. The reality of the situation is that irrespective of that, procedures (from wound care to injections) […]

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Building Relationships and “Connecting” for Enhanced Care: The Essence of Platinum Healthcare

Platinum Healthcare is a non-profit, private company that was founded with a heartfelt vision of providing exceptional care to individuals with disabilities and the elderly. Understanding the importance of creating meaningful connections, Platinum Healthcare values the building of relationships as a core principle. This article delves into the significance of this value, exploring how it […]

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5 Most Valuable Skills: Physical Stamina

Physical stamina is an important skill for in-home carers as it allows carers to perform physically demanding tasks, such as lifting and transferring individuals with mobility impairments. This skill is particularly important when working with older adults, as the physical demands of caring for older adults can be significant. In this article, we will explore […]

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5 Most Valuable Skills: Patience and Empathy, As In-Home Carers

When caring for individuals with mental or physical disabilities, patience and empathy are essential skills for in-home carers. These skills allow in-home carers to understand and respond to the unique needs of individuals with disabilities, and provide care and support in a compassionate and non-judgmental manner. In this article, we will explore the importance of […]

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The 5 Most Valuable Skills You Need As An In-Home Carer

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Are you considering a career in the disability support industry? If so, it’s important to understand the key skills and qualities that are essential for success as an in-home carer. Providing care and support to individuals with mental or physical disabilities can be a challenging and rewarding role, but it requires a unique set of […]

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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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Growing numbers of elderly Australians waiting for a Home Care Package

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Home Care Packages (HCP) are government-funded subsidies available for senior Australians to receive In-Home Care and Support. This package can fund a variety of services at home including meal services, gardening, nursing, basic personal care etc. More details about Home Care Packages can be found here.Unfortunately, obtaining a Home Care Package is not that easy. Along […]

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Free Home Care Information Session

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How to cut through the confusion around aged care in Australia!What you need to do so you or your loved one ages well!How to avoid the nursing home by being proactive!One in three elderly parents suffer a fall, and most families don’t get help until it’s too late. Some 80% of the calls we receive […]

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