Winner - National Guide for Aged Care 2009
Linda Sheppard from ACH Group Leading Choices for Older Poeple in Largs Bay SA won a $5000 Sony E- Voucher!
The National Guide for Aged Care was displayed in the Main office area for nursing staff.. Linda Sheppard commented;
"It tackles difficult subjects that are often taboo Like writing a will and missing the loo. It provides a remedy we might not know It’s visual, informative and always on show. We refer to the Guide to advise the correct steps To ensure resident’s wishes and instructions are kept. We use it often whenever we need, The answer is there and it’s simple to read. We’re in touch with our resident’s health and wellbeing Pleasantly surprised with the results that we’re seeing. We’re offering solutions outside the square All staff striving to provide better care. Incontinence issues are challenged each day With physio and advice in a sensitive way. We’re supporting our resident’s to all age well They’ve featured in the paper and on telly as well. We’ve got 90 year olds attending Boot Camp With boxing gloves on they transform into champs. It lifts their spirits and nourishes their soul For an hour and a half they’re not so old. They’re stronger and tougher in so many ways. They can’t wait for Boot Camp and count down the days. We’ll continue to refer to the National Guide For products and advice we’ll use with pride. Promoting our facility as a leader in Aged Care. The Guide helping us through the challenges we share. "
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