Blog

Welcome to the Erigo Blog!

At Erigo, we are dedicated to improving the quality of care and services for the elderly and healthcare clients across Australia. In such a changeable landscape, we aim to be informative, insightful and resourceful in the articles we publish on our blog to help inform you as aged carehome care and health care providers.

We encourage contributors to send us relevant content for review to: help@erigo.com.au.

Where are your injury hotspots?

Today WorkSafe Victoria launched its new Injury Hotspots page―an interactive tool that lists the most common safety concerns in over...

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Diabetes and depression

Like other chronic diseases, diabetes carries a physical and emotional burden. Recent research shows that 41.6% of adult Australians living...

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Falls risk assessments: to reassess or not to reassess?

“Why does a resident with a high falls risk need to be reassessed?” This is a question I was asked...

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Elder abuse: we can’t afford to ignore this increasing blight on society!

Check out our special offers to support you and your team to stamp out elder abuse!  Elder abuse is more...

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Elder abuse: what’s the status in health and aged care?

Tragically, elder abuse and neglect (elder mistreatment) are increasingly acknowledged as a social problem in Australia and internationally, with many...

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BGL reportable levels

Do you know the difference between reportable levels and target blood glucose ranges for your residents living with diabetes? There...

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Making the change

Have you adopted the legislative changes that took effect on 1 July 2014? While the right to charge additional fees...

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May 11, 2015
Top tip for increasing your ACFI income

Are you receiving the ACFI funding you need to provide care to those who need it? If you are not...

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May 1, 2015
Are your aged care residents and staff safe in your service?

Residents and staff have a right to be safe and to feel safe. Common sense and attention to detail can...

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April 24, 2015