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Nursing Homes Under Staffed

February 1, 2011
By Nursing
Nursing Homes Under Staffed

Did you realise that in Australia most (if not all) Nursing Homes are Under Staffed.  There is a high population of Aged Care needing assistance, and yet there are not that many nurses entering into the industry. Why Our Nursing Homes Under Staffed? So why is it in the year of 2011 are our...
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Workplace Bullying

January 20, 2011
By Nursing
Workplace Bullying

Recently I came across a situation at work where I was so blown away….I did not realise that Workplace Bullying was occurring where I currently work as AIN (Assistance In Nursing). What really surprised me was this place is a new facility, with all new staff members yet there is one or two members...
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Nursing Home Jobs

January 4, 2011
By Nursing

If you are wondering about working in Nursing Homes and the jobs that are required from you as a person, then wonder no more. Depending on your personality, and what type of work you are after will depend on what Nursing Home Jobs you take on. There are many different roles in the industry....
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How To Recognize Signs Of Neglect In A Nursing Home

December 21, 2010
By Nursing
How To Recognize Signs Of Neglect In A Nursing Home

There are many different types of Neglect that occur in Nursing Homes but how do you recognize the signs and what can you do about the situation? After placing your loved into a Nursing Home you are placing trust into the facility that they will look after your loved one like you would. With...
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Nursing Homes For Aged Care

December 8, 2010
By Nursing
Nursing Homes For Aged Care

There are many options when looking for Nursing Homes For Aged Care but what is going to be the right choice for your Mum/Dad or loved one? Looking at each Nursing Home could be very time consuming and confusing, yet you want to make sure that you are choosing the right one.  Read more......
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Nurse Staff Agencies

December 5, 2010
By Nursing

Within Aged Care Nursing Homes there is often a lack of staff. Be it from Staff calling in sick, or staff leaving – even staff being overworked and underpaid leads to a shortage of staff. This leads to Registered Nurses (R.N) having to call Nurse Staff Agencies to cover shifts. Nurse Staff Agencies Aged...
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Advocate for Residents Rights

December 1, 2010
By Nursing
Advocate for Residents Rights

When Grandparents can no longer look after themselves, or stay in their own home then a family member usually steps in and makes arrangements for them. That is when an Advocate for Residents rights is necessary. Who Is An Advocate For Residents Rights? A legal way of looking after a person who is not...
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Becoming A Nurse

November 18, 2010
By Nursing
Becoming A Nurse

There are many different reasons why you would want to Become a Nurse, and within the Nursing Industry there are some amazing nurses. But really when you look at the Nursing Industry why would you look at Becoming A Nurse? The Nursing Industry With Many Nursing Issues Becoming A Nurse takes a certain type...
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Aged Care Act 1997 For Nursing Homes

November 11, 2010
By Nursing
Aged Care Act 1997 For Nursing Homes

Due to the poor standards of care that was on offer in our Nursing Homes for many years, and to the number of abuse that was occurring with our elderly the government introduced the Aged Care Act in 1997 and many nursing homes were now affected. Aged Care Act 1997 For Nursing Homes The...
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Nursing Issues From The Staff

November 2, 2010
By Nursing
Nursing Issues From The Staff

Within any Nursing facility there are always Nursing Issues. Be it from the residents point of view, the families point of view or the Staff’s point of view. Who is right and who is wrong with their own personal views? No one is right and no one is wrong, its a matter of having...
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