Australasian Journal on Ageing
This research explored residential aged care (RAC) workplace design features that influence how RAC staff feel valued, productive, safe, like they belong and connected. A secondary aim was to validate emerging themes about RAC design features with stakeholders.
The aim of this study was to explore perceived family involvement and its relationship with satisfaction and facility impressions.
A questionnaire was posted to residents' next of kin from four South Australian residential aged care facilities.
One hundred and fifty next of kin...
In this reappraisal of the available data, Heather Booth and Leonie Tickle conclude that official sources underestimate the future size of the aged population, especially the female aged and the oldest aged.