News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (,release,Australia,aged-care)

2019
12
December
2019
| 22:55 Australia/Melbourne
For couples in Australia, Summer is “Engagement Season” with research revealing December to February are the most popular months of the year for engagements. ...
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07
December
2019
| 09:52 Australia/Melbourne
Health insurer Bupa today announced that members’ premiums will increase by an average of 3.26 per cent from 1 April 2020. ...
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06
December
2019
| 06:27 Australia/Melbourne
Updated Friday 6 December, 4pm AEST Information relating to the bushfires and Bupa's Care Homes.   ...
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05
December
2019
| 03:39 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa teams up with online mental health provider THIS WAY UP, empowering more individuals to take action towards regaining their mental health. ...
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05
December
2019
| 02:26 Australia/Melbourne
To celebrate International Volunteer Day, Bupa recognises one of our incredible aged care volunteers. ...
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02
December
2019
| 04:30 Australia/Melbourne
A simple text message after a person has a healthcare appointment is now helping demonstrate the value of health insurance in real time for Bupa customers. ...
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27
November
2019
| 01:35 Australia/Melbourne
Once Audrey Kitchin has had her cup of tea mid-morning at Bupa Hugh Green Care Home, she is ready to join the group of residents taking part in the Staying Upright weekly exercise session to help with falls prevention. ...
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27
November
2019
| 00:52 Australia/Melbourne
Of the 630,000 Australians living with diabetes, around half are at risk of vision loss or blindness because they’re not getting their eyes tested.  ...
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25
November
2019
| 02:01 Australia/Melbourne
Australian medical research is in danger of becoming non-competitive on a global stage when it comes to sex and gender analysis, according to a consortium of leading universities and research institutions writing in the Medical Journal of Australia t...
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22
October
2019
| 07:33 Australia/Melbourne
Supported by the Bupa Health Foundation, the University of Sydney’s Brain and Mind Centre will lead a youth-focused technology-driven health services research project, entitled Best Care, First Time. ...
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15
October
2019
| 02:24 Australia/Melbourne
A world first study involving 12,204 participants from 175 countries has found that international students may be at a higher risk of developing a mental illness before they come to Australia to study. A new report from Bupa makes six key recommendat...
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10
October
2019
| 04:49 Australia/Melbourne
On World Mental Health Day, we explore how we’re working with Kids Helpline to support the mental health and wellbeing of the youngest members of our community, and how you can get involved or find support. ...
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30
September
2019
| 23:52 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has achieved a build standard of Homestar Level 6 for the new Bupa Foxbridge Retirement Village development in Te Rapa, Hamilton. ...
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25
September
2019
| 02:57 Australia/Melbourne
After completing the Chef Apprenticeship-Level 4 course with provider Artisan Training, Bupa Beachhaven Care Home Cook Edna Salvatierra has become the leader she always knew she could be. ...
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12
September
2019
| 01:07 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Australia and New Zealand CEO Hisham El-Ansary responds to questions about past issues in Bupa’s aged care homes. Watch the video. ...
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12
September
2019
| 01:05 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa’s Managing Director of Aged Care, Suzanne Dvorak, responds to questions about Bupa’s aged care business. ...
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10
September
2019
| 07:32 Australia/Melbourne
Two seniors who had a chance encounter at a Bupa Health Insurance store have had a fairy-tale ending. When Peter Gale noticed the lady in front of him in the queue was vision impaired, he offered his assistance. The rest, as they say, is history. ...
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10
September
2019
| 02:44 Australia/Melbourne
In honour of R U OK day, Bupa’s Psychological Health and Safety Specialist, Emily Meates, discusses the role workplaces play when it comes to a person’s mental health. Here you’ll find some practical ways leaders and businesses can help create a more...
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07
September
2019
| 01:13 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Australia & New Zealand CEO Hisham El Ansary spoke with 2GB radio host Steve Price about dropping the ball within certain Bupa Aged Care homes, improvements which are currently being made and leadership changes within the business. ...
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05
September
2019
| 03:26 Australia/Melbourne
As Bupa Bethesda Care Home's Chris McCulloch, Care Home Manager and Mark Bravo, Unit Coordinator take families on tours of their new dementia community, their smiles show a team full of pride in their new development. ...
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02
September
2019
| 03:57 Australia/Melbourne
A message from Suzanne Dvorak, Managing Director, Bupa Villages and Aged Care. ...
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29
August
2019
| 00:19 Australia/Melbourne
Men’s health researcher Dr Myles Young has been announced as the winner of the 2019 Bupa Health Foundation Emerging Health Researcher for his work to improve the mental and physical health of men. ...
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28
August
2019
| 02:38 Australia/Melbourne
Australia's Rugby Sevens team and Dave Sharma MP showed Bupa Aged Care residents in Queens Park how to develop the versatility of a Rugby Sevens player without leaving their seat. ...
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26
August
2019
| 03:50 Australia/Melbourne
Melbourne Vixens netballers have revealed one of their secrets to success – a carefully curated playlist. They say the right music can have a powerful impact on energy, motivation, anxiety and performance, and researchers agree. Find the Vixens’ favo...
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26
August
2019
| 02:43 Australia/Melbourne
Five early-career health researchers have been named finalists for Bupa Health Foundation’s annual Emerging Health Researcher Award for 2019. ...
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20
August
2019
| 02:45 Australia/Melbourne
With casual nurses now included, optional pathways for Māori nurses, and less portfolio documents required, the Bupa Professional Development Recognition Program (PDRP) has been refined to ensure it continues to help all Bupa nurses in New Zealand. ...
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16
August
2019
| 14:39 Australia/Melbourne
We take a look at some of the greatest lessons we've learnt from one of Australia’s favourite football sons, Jarryd Roughead. He's announced his retirement after 15 years with the Hawthorn Football Club. ...
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16
August
2019
| 14:39 Australia/Melbourne
AFL legend Peter Hudson takes a trip down memory lane, offering some words of wisdom for retiring Hawks player Jarryd Roughead. He says the skills he learnt on the field were invaluable for helping to shape a successful business career: from hotel ow...
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13
August
2019
| 07:38 Australia/Melbourne
A report released by the Australia’s Health 2040 taskforce delivers a case for reforms to ensure health system sustainability and improved quality of life for all Australians. ...
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13
August
2019
| 03:59 Australia/Melbourne
Mental illness is on the rise for young Australians according to a new report, and Bupa Mental Health and Wellbeing Innovator Professor Jane Burns says that if we want to improve the nation's mental health, it’s time to think beyond awareness campaig...
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