Aged Care Day One: Wednesday, 17 March 2021
Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
With the Australian population aged over 85 expected to double by 2066, the aged care workforce would need to increase between two and three times before 2050 to provide adequate care.
While the development of “assistance robots” promises to help improve services and the quality of life for those in aged care facilities, there are concerns that technology should not be used as a substitute for human contact.
Watch two teams battle it out as they debate whether robots are the solution to Australia’s aged care workforce crisis.
2:00 PM Putting Digital and Data in the Centre of Business to Ensure a Seamless Care Environment at Suncare Community Services
Technology is an enabling tool that should underpin everything that we do. Suncare Community Services lives by this mantra as they digitise systems and processes to create a seamless and efficient care environment. Learn how to:
- Use technology to reduce costs, simplify processes and improve the quality of both customer and staff experiences
- Apply AI, machine learning and automation to ensure data integrity and reduce the opportunity for human error
- Partner with data scientists to draw conclusions from data to inform strategic decision making