Frances Batchelor


What do older people want from their healthcare?

This research explores the health and well-being needs, expectations and priorities of older Victorians at six key stages in later life. The report was prepared for the Victorian Health Department.

Australia's aged care system: the quality of care experience and community expectations

This research paper highlights the need for comprehensive change in aged care and the Australian community’s strong commitment to achieve it.

Advance care planning in aged care: a guide to support implementation in community and residential settings

This guide provides information to assist aged care providers, particularly managers and senior staff, in implementing advance care planning.
Journal article

Older people and knowledge of epilepsy: GPs can help

Background: Epilepsy is a common neurological disease with a high prevalence in people aged 65 years or older. Therefore, an understanding of the disease is important. The objective of this article was to determine older people’s knowledge of epilepsy. Methods: Electronic or paper-based surveys were...