Presentations from ACS Events

Selected presentations from recent ACS Member Briefings and Symposiums are available to download.

2017 Workforce Symposium – 12 May 2017

2017 March CHSP Symposium – 31 March 2017

Finance Symposium – 24 February 2017

Residential Symposium – 25 November 2016

Community Care Symposium – 21 October 2016

ACSA: The Future for Community Care – Pat Sparrow, CEO, Aged & Community Services Australia

Workforce for the future – Megan Corlis, Director Research & Development, Helping Hand Aged Care Inc

Quality Jobs Quality Care – Dr Sue Jarrad, Research Fellow, Centre for Workplace Excellence University of South Australia

Co-Production in Community Care – Carrie Hayter, Managing Director Carrie Hayter Consulting

Rural and Remote Service Delivery Thriving or Surviving – Paul Stephenson, General Manager, Australian Regional & Remote Community Services Limited (ARRCS)

NDIS/NDIA – Peter Hoppo, State Manager, National Disability Services SA

Quality of life outcomes in community aged care – Professor Julie Ratcliffe, Professor in Health Economics, Flinders University and Head, Flinders Health Economics Group

Preparing for February 2017 and beyond – Greg Adey, Director g88 Consulting

Enabling consumer choice and control whilst balancing quality and risk – Alison Patchett, General Manager Quality & Risk, Uniting AgeWell

ACS Pre-Season Bushfire Briefing – 23 September 2016

Lessons Learnt from the Pinery Bushfire Experience – Community Services – Catherine Balfour-Ogilvy, Programs Manager, Country Home Services

In the Line of Fire: Lessons Learnt from Pinery Bushfire – Wheatfields’ Experience; Gail Harding, Director of Nursing, Wheatfields Inc

In the Line of Fire: Lessons Learnt from Pinery Bushfire – Tanunda Lutheran Homes’ Experience, Lee Martin, Chief Executive Officer, Tanunda Lutheran Home Inc

Forecast for the Summer Season, Preparation and Survival tips – Rob Sandford, Assistant Chief Officer Director State Operations and Peta O’Donohue, Project Manager, Partners in Bushfire & Safety, SA Country Fire Service

Role of SA Health Emergency Management Unit – Mark Cannadine, Director Emergency Management Unit, SA Health

Role of The Department of Health in an Emergency – Danny McAteer, Director, Aged Care Programmes, Department of Health & Ageing

ACS Retirement Living Symposium – 12 August 2016

Update on Retirement Village Legislation Vanessa Clarke, OFTA

Legislation Implications for Operators Alf Macolino, O’Loughlins Lawyers and Trevor Edmond, Wallmans Lawyers

SA Civil and Administrative Tribunal Update Barbara Johns, SACAT

Effects on wellbeing and building resilience and organisational support Services, Fiona Stevens, Central Psychology

Conflict triggers, resolution models and services to help Chris Jefferys, Mediation SA