National Guide for Aged Care 2017 released

ASA, in conjunction with Alzheimer’s Australia and Pro-Visual Publishing, has released the 2017 National Guide for Aged Care. This free, wall-mounted guide provides essential information and resources on topics such as:

  • Antimicrobial Stewardship.
  • Patient Handling and Transfer.
  • Communicating and Supporting People With Dementia.
  • Communication Around Dying.
  • Sedative Use.
  • Nutrition.

The 2017 edition includes additional resources for aged care workers to access via the free Pro-Vis augmented reality app. These resources include PDFs, meal plans and instructional videos on safe working practices. For further information about the 2017 guide click here.