Caring for Communities

Southern Cross Care (SA & NT) Inc is a truly modern organisation with a uniquely rich history. A not-for-profit aged care services provider, Southern Cross Care was launched in Adelaide in 1968, and today provides a continuum of care to its residents and the broader community through service provision and the promotion and advocacy of adequate and appropriate social policy and community support.

Southern Cross Care

Care and Compassion

“We specialise in home nursing and healthcare and we strive to be the best at what we do,” says Royal District Nursing Service (RDNS) CEO Stephen Muggleton. With the Australian home care and nursing industry being extremely competitive, it is an ambitious aim.

Royal District Nursing Service

Building Better Aged Care

Moran Health Care Group Moran Health Care GroupBy Tracey Hilderley View in E-MagazineView in Brochure Think about doing something for 60 years and you might say to yourself: “That’s just about an entire lifetime for one person.” Then think of how many fragile lives could be cared for in that time period. How many memories shared and family moments cherished. Think of a family name that has been developing and building aged care facilities just about that long and you may think of Moran who is currently at the top of its game in this industry. Back in the day […]

Moran Health Care Group

The Mercy Way

In the early nineteenth century, the Sisters of Mercy devoted their lives to helping others. Mercy Health is their continuing legacy. The Catholic community benefit organisation remains dedicated to providing the highest quality care to all. “We like to call it the Mercy Way,” says John Fogarty, Executive Director of Hospitals, Aged Care and Community Services.

Mercy Health

“The Doctor Can See You Now”

Independent Practitioner Network Pty Limited (IPN) was one of the originators of the concept of corporate general practice within Australia. Its background lies in a select set of medical centres known as Foundation Healthcare which was established in 1999. This was renamed as IPN three years later and listed on the ASX, in turn acquiring Endeavour Healthcare and Gemini Medical Services (which itself resulted in Kinetic Health, the merger of Gemini with Prime Health Group, that calls itself “a national network of wholly owned medical clinics, a vast array of occupational health services, and the expertise and capacity to deliver in remote as well as metropolitan locations”).

Independent Practitioner Network

One Big Happy Family

With a portfolio of aged care facilities in Queensland and Victoria, and a 25-year track record of successful operation, Embracia sounds like a solid option for anyone contemplating their post-retirement options. For Peter and Dawn MacKenzie, co-founders of Embracia, it’s a little bit more than that. It’s the result of their “passion to make a difference.”

Embracia

Partners in Public Health

Dental Corporation is a leading provider of dental services in Australia and New Zealand. But rather than focusing on rummaging around in patients’ mouths, this innovative company interests itself in what goes on behind the scenes in successful private practices nationwide.

Dental Corporation

Committed To Excellence with the BlueCross Advantage

BlueCross BlueCrossBy Tracey Hilderley View in E-MagazineView in Brochure With Australia’s population growing older in significant numbers, more and more people are casting a critical eye toward their options for aged care. With 22 residences throughout Victoria, with 600 bed licences in development stages, and a commitment to provide “the highest possible quality of life with the best health outcomes for each individual,” it is easy to see why someone approaching their golden years would consider residency at one of BlueCross’ fine established facilities. BlueCross CEO Carol Allen explains, “We provide residential care to 22 sites and close to 1400 […]

BlueCross

Stem Cells

The scientific study of stem cells has existed for a long time and has already contributed greatly to modern medicine. As scientific inquiry continues to advance and as discoveries gain more traction and acceptance in the scientific and medical communities, the true breadth and potential of this area of study can start to be realized.

September 20, 2017, 7:05 PM AEST

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