Technology as an enabler for better care: Digital transformation set to grow
25 March 2021
The COVID-19-inspired digital transformation of Australia’s aged care industry is set to accelerate following the release of recommendations from the Royal Commission into Quality and Safety.
The high-profile national inquiry’s final report last month highlighted the significant uptake in information technology processes required, calling for universal adoption of digital technology for personal or clinical care by mid-2022 with increased funding for home-based assistive technologies and real-time monitoring to follow.
The aged care sector is known to have significant opportunities to incorporate technology across care, [...]