Equipmed

Equipmed is a leading cosmeceutical, dermatological, disinfection and aesthetic equipment supplier and manufacturer, with operations in the US, UK and a head office in Sydney. The company has three quite distinct divisions: medical skin, cosmetic skin and infection control…

Equipmed

Juniper

As one of WA’s largest aged care organisations with a network of twenty-eight facilities across the state supported by 1,400 staff and 500 volunteers, Juniper has been providing residential and housing support, primary medical care, respite care, social and spiritual support to communities for almost sixty-five years. All of Juniper’s care services are fully accredited under the Australian Government’s aged care laws and regulations.

Juniper

Athlegen

Athlegen is a market leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of massage and treatment equipment. The company’s story begins in the 1980s, when running enthusiast Jeff Toering and triathlete Rick Schmidt took a massage class in Adelaide…

Athlegen

Aboriginal Health

For generations before us, Australia’s Indigenous people enjoyed a rich cultural desert lifestyle, guided by the wisdom of community Elders, whose life experiences and oral histories formed the basis of all knowledge and skills developed by the children of the community. Though children were scarce in these times, those who survived the perils of rural life were allowed a certain autonomy, considered by their families to thrive or perish in accordance with their own informed choices.

Aboriginal Health

Living Longer, Living Better

Five new bills, introduced into parliament last month, signified a concerted push forward for Australia’s aged care sector. The bills, if passed, will usher in significant reform to the Aged Care Act 1997 – including $1.2 billion to help improve wages and conditions for aged care workers.

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Carinity

The organisation now offers a comprehensive range of community services throughout Queensland, including aged care, lifestyle (retirement living), education, communities and youth.

Young at Heart

St Laurence Community Services

“The goal is helping those who are disadvantaged to become, or to remain, independent and active members of the local community,” CEO Toby O’Connor explains.

Helping People Help Themselves

The Montefiore Home

With 12 decades of award winning service under its belt, the Montefiore Home certainly stands out. “I think the first thing that really sets us apart is that we have operated with a very successful cross subsidy model,” reports CEO Robert Orie. “That is really the defining difference between us and a lot of other charitables.”

Leading the Way in Aged Care

The Fitness Generation

“In the last 12 to 18 months, from an industry point of view, we’ve found that fitness has moved away from simply being a fad. It’s breeding in people’s daily lives now, whether it’s going for a walk with the kids, a ride on your bike or doing your own high level training at the gym. So one of our goals is to encourage people across all age groups to participate more in fitness,” says Andrew Cocks, National Marketing Manager of The Fitness Generation.

Investing in Health and Wellbeing

Perth Cardiovascular Institute

Perth Cardiovascular Institute was first established by a group of doctors who were working in a public hospital and wanted to have a separate facility in which to see their private patients. The institute gradually grew as other cardiologists joined the group. The institute boasts one of the original cardiovascular departments and was started roughly fourteen years ago.

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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, 7:02 PM AEST

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