New program for older patients experiencing a decline in function available now

Following on from the announcement in February by the Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM MP, of the allocation of 475 new Short Term Restorative Care Programmes.

HammondCare have been allocated a number of these programmes for clients living in the South East Sydney Area.

These are early intervention, aged care programmes which aim to reverse and/ or slow ‘functional decline’ in older people and improve wellbeing through the delivery of time-limited (up to 56 days), intensive, goal-orientated, multidisciplinary and coordinated packages of services.

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Any inquiries regarding these can be directed to Michelle Anthony, Restorative Care Manager/ Occupational Therapist on 8788-3900 or strcprogramme@hammond.com.au