NESST Newsflash 4 March 2020

In this issue:

  • Upcoming Training
    • Glen Innes Frontline Training – 6 March 2020
    • Accidental Counselling Training Tamworth – 12 March 2020
    • Wellness Exploration 24 March – Glenn Innes – Contact NESST
    • Wellness Exploration 25 March – Quirindi – Contact NESST
    • Frontline Training Wee Waa – 30 March 2020
  • Useful Links
    • NESST Webpage – Upcoming Training and other news
    • National Disability Services
    • Carers NSW Australia
    • Aged & Community Services Australia
    • NSW Rural Fire Service
    • Live Traffic NSW
  • Letter from the Chief Medical Officer regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • Community Care Review
    • Latest News
      • RC hears health professionals have turned their back on disability
      • Treat clients like individuals, not tasks, researchers say
      • Provider looks to roll out 1500 SDA homes across Australia
      • Home modification overlooked despite desire to stay put
    • Events
  • ACSA Weekly Issue No. 155 | 27 February 2020
    • Home Care Bill Introduced
    • Coronavirus and 2020 influenza season: Letter from the Chief Medical Officer
    • Medicine safety: aged care – Pharmaceutical Society of Australia report
    • Future of the aged care workforce – have your say
    • ACSA Webinar series: The future of aged care, Part 2
  • ACSA State & Territory News
    • Royal Commission nationwide survey of residents
    • Diverse Population Groups: Australia’s ageing LGBTI individuals
    • Nutrition and meal experience in aged care
    • Together We Can…
    • Key spiritual care concepts for professional development launched as e-modules
    • Join ACSA’s social community
    • We want to share your stories
  • ACSA Events, Training & Development
    • Other Events
      • Ageing Asia Super Ageing Europe 2020 | Germany & Amsterdam, 2-6 March
      • Transforming Independence through Innovative Technology | Brisbane, 3-4 March
      • LGBTI-inclusive aged care: Practice knowledge from the US | Melbourne, 11 March
      • Health law seminar: What to do about the 2019 novel coronavirus | Sydney, Newcastle & Melbourne, 12 March – 16 April
      • Quality in Aged Care National Conference | Sydney, 18-19 March
      • National Symposium 2020 – Dementia care is quality care | Sydney, 24 March
      • SAGE UK | England & Scotland, 29 March – 9 April
    • ACSA Publications, Reports & Resources
      • Department of Health
    • ACSA Political Alerts
      • Medicine safety in aged care is a game of Russian roulette
      • Aged care legislation amendment (Improved Home Care Payment Administration No. 1) Bill 2020
      • Morrison government warned that it’s ‘time to stop kicking the can down the road’ on aged care
      • Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) Futures Conference -Tuesday 10 March 2020 – registrations open!
  • ACSA Member Update | 2 March 2020
    • Special Member Update: Government News Alert
    • Coronavirus (COVID19): New traveller information relating to health and aged care workers
    • Phase 1 of the home care payments in arrears measure to commence 1 June 2020
    • Commencement of Business Improvement Fund Application Process
  • Community Care Review
  • ACSA Member Update | 3 March 2020
    • Clarification of recommendations regarding managing your employees in the context of COVID-19
    • Employees in non-consumer facing roles
    • Employees in direct contact with consumers, staff, volunteers, etc.
    • Employees who must self-isolate
    • Volunteers
    • Community and home care workers
  • ACSA Member Update | 4 March 2020
    • Financial Transformation in Aged Care
  • Community Care Review
    • Don’t miss out on this year’s must attend International Dementia Conference

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