Improvement Showcase Series 8: Ageing Well

Improve­ment Show­case 21: Real­is­ing South Australia’s inno­v­a­tive vision for age­ing well.

We start­ed our eighth Improve­ment Show­case series with Kathy Williams shar­ing the inno­v­a­tive projects Office for Age­ing Well is under­tak­ing at the indi­vid­ual, com­mu­ni­ty and sys­temic lev­el to sup­port South Aus­tralians to age well and to shift the neg­a­tive nar­ra­tive we so often hear about old­er people.

Improve­ment Show­case 22: Con­nect­ed, coor­di­nat­ed and col­lab­o­ra­tive care — Well­be­ing SA

Well­be­ing SA present — Con­nect­ed, coor­di­nat­ed and col­lab­o­ra­tive care: Help­ing old­er peo­ple to age well.

This pre­sen­ta­tion show­cased the work Well­be­ing SA is under­tak­ing, work­ing col­lab­o­ra­tive­ly with key part­ners to estab­lish inte­grat­ed care path­ways across the health care con­tin­u­um to improve care for old­er peo­ple and assist them to age well.

Improve­ment Show­case 23: Dan­de­lion, an ECH Care Hotel

The new ECH Care Hotel named Dan­de­lion’ is the first of its kind in Aus­tralia and is chang­ing the land­scape of how peo­ple can be sup­port­ed as they age. Pro­vid­ing a sim­i­lar expe­ri­ence to a hotel stay guests will have a range of choic­es and the free­dom and inde­pen­dence to access the ser­vices they desire in a com­fort­able, home­like envi­ron­ment.

ECH Care Hotel Man­ag­er Mandy Ross dis­cuss­es how ECH are inno­vat­ing the future of care for old­er Australians.