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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.

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.

13 August 2012

Making dementia a National Health Priority will assist stakeholders across Australia to work together and “deliver the right support at the right time for people with dementia and their carers,” said HammondCare’s Dementia Centre Director, Colm Cunningham.

1 June 2012

An Integrated Care Framework for people facing end of life due to advanced dementia will be made widely available to health professionals, people living with dementia, families and carers, thanks to a grant won by HammondCare from the National Quality Dementia Care Initiative.

15 November 2011

The Board of HammondCare has announced the creation of The HammondCare Foundation to identify and support new ways to provide health and aged care to Australians in need. It was launched at the HammondCare annual dinner in early November.