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26 September 2012

HammondCare’s Braeside Hospital was one of eight research sites to participate in a landmark national study that found the drug ketamine - widely used to treat pain related to cancer - has no clinical benefit.

19 September 2012

HammondCare and the University of New South Wales (UNSW) will launch three major projects worth more than $1 million to better prepare the aged care workforce to care for older Australians.

6 September 2012

HammondCare and UNSW have developed an innovative training program which could “shape the future of aged care education” resulting in better care for people in need, thanks to a $715,000 grant from the Federal Government.

5 September 2012

Nurses play a pivotal role in care and communication for patients facing their last days, amidst complex health, social and spiritual needs. Now an innovative new project will better equip palliative care nurses for this challenging role, improving patient outcomes - thanks to a generous gift from the husband of a former palliative care patient.

24 August 2012

A new book with practical design tips leading to greater independence for people with dementia living at home is being made available free of charge to carers nationwide.

16 August 2012

HammondCare supports the NSW Government's decision to make automatic sprinkler systems mandatory in all NSW nursing homes and is already in full compliance with the decision, in keeping with its comprehensive fire safety strategy.