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Reboot Your Privacy – Its Privacy Week

Reboot your Privacy – its Privacy Week Privacy week is an annual event that is an initiative of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner – their role is to regulate privacy and freedom of information. They uphold our right to access government-held information – and to have our personal information protected. This week is a reminder to us all to check on our information and how it is being collected and stored. The OAIC has some great resources on their website for checking what you can do to protect your information on several different devices – you can find…

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Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS)

QUEENSLAND TRANSITION TO NDIS ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY Please note this information has been reproduced from a flyer released today by Queensland Health. For ease of use we have transcribed it to a blog post. The Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS) has collated information from Queensland Government websites to assist our clients and prescribers by noting when responsibility is planned to transfer from state schemes/ service providers to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). This is not intended to be a comprehensive summary but a guide as it applies to MASS services. The Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors has been…

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Linda Summerton gains admission to the prestigious ‘Advanced Leadership Program’

CONGRATULATIONS! She did it! Another feather in our Managing Director/CEO’s cap. Great work Linda along with running a very busy company. How do you think this will assist you in your role with Advanced Care? “The course has equipped me with an invaluable set of skills and knowledge on both a personal – and a professional level, and I am very excited about what this will mean for Advanced Care. Whilst I am immensely proud of what we have achieved over our 15 years in business, our focus now needs to be on progressing our company to the next level…

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Meals on Wheels – It’s not like you know it!

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting with Kathy and Alexi. Gone are the days of mashed veges dished out with an ice cream scoop – their meals are delicious! Did you know each Meals on Wheels is a separate entity, so meals can vary from one to another? The St. Lucia team take great pride in planning, preparing and delivering fresh, wholesome and delicious home cooked meals to their clients – served hot and ready to eat. In addition to this they provide perhaps the most important ingredient – a friendly hello and check-in for the people they…

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