Moving residents to palliative care settings could be detrimental

| 06 Apr 2015

The Australian Medical Association (AMA) has released a Position Statement around the best palliative approach for the care management of aged care facility residents. The Position Statement affirms that transferring frail residents to acute care settings could be detrimental to their health and well being.

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Tags: aged care, ageing, care, health, palliative care, resident, residential aged care, residential care

Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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