Johanna Westbrook writes:
“Unlike the harrowing personal stories from inside our aged care facilities, my recent appearance at the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety was not the stuff of headlines.
However, the opportunity to discuss the causes of systemic failures that lead to sub-standard care, and possible options to address these, was a critical step towards preventing future tragedies and improving the quality of life for many older Australians. …”
Read the full editorial, Harnessing the power of informatics to improve aged care, on the Croakey website