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Improving access to end of life care services

Specialist palliative care provider, HammondCare, has been commissioned by the Sydney North Primary Health Network to provide quality End of Life Care education and training for staff working in residential aged care across Northern Sydney.

Improving access to end of life care services

Braeside Hospital undergoes solar-power revamp

HammondCare’s Braeside Hospital will become a leader in healthcare sustainability with the installation of a new state-of-the-art solar power system which will supply at least 10 per cent of the hospital’s electricity needs.

Braeside Hospital undergoes solar-power revamp

More than 70 per cent of people fulil dying wish

More than 70 per cent of people referred to a new community palliative care service in NSW have fulfilled their wish of dying at home, according to latest figures released in National Palliative Care Week.

More than 70 per cent of people fulil dying wish

Training Hobart nurses to talk about death

Hobart nurses working in general practice will today take part in a national program that gives nurses the skills to talk to older patients and patients with chronic and debilitating conditions about planning for their end of life and death.

Training Hobart nurses to talk about death

Call for an increased focus on wellness in ACFI

HammondCare Chief Executive Dr Stephen Judd, has backed moves to change the current Aged Care Funding Instrument, announced in the 2016 Budget, calling for it to be simplified, with an increased focus on wellness, but backing away from the idea of external assessment of resident needs.

Call for an increased focus on wellness in ACFI

2014 in review: in conversation with Dr Stephen Judd

HammondCare Chief Executive Dr Stephen Judd reflects on 2014 in this interview with Director of Public Affairs, Leigh Hatcher. They also discuss the changes and challenges ahead for the health and aged care industries.

2014 in review: in conversation with Dr Stephen Judd

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