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

2019
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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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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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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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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13
August
2019
| 00:57 Australia/Melbourne
A blessing of the land was held last week at the new Bupa Retirement Village development on Ulyatt Road, Napier. ...
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06
August
2019
| 02:23 Australia/Melbourne
A determined 95 year old golfer from NSW has had a remarkable return to the green after breaking his leg on four separate occasions. He says it wouldn't have been possible without regular physio and a caring team at Bupa Aged Care. ...
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02
August
2019
| 07:46 Australia/Melbourne
People with a disability can spend much of their life overcoming barriers, but Marwa's job with Bupa is helping to shift perceptions of what can be achieved. ...
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31
July
2019
| 03:29 Australia/Melbourne
When it comes to curry dishes, the Bupa David Lange Care Home kitchen staff have found innovative new ways to provide variety and healthy alternatives at meal times. ...
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04
July
2019
| 03:36 Australia/Melbourne
The Bupa Riverstone Retirement Village development is ready to begin its second phase with the construction of a community centre. ...
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26
June
2019
| 04:46 Australia/Melbourne
When the Bupa Te Puke Country Lodge Care Home Men’s Group meet each month, the activities coordinator ensures they cover a variety of topics to keep the guys interested. ...
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19
June
2019
| 23:50 Australia/Melbourne
When experienced knitter, volunteer Carole Mardon, put out a call for wool donations for her Bupa Eventhorpe Care Home knitting and colouring-in group on Neighbourly, she didn’t think she’d find another volunteer in the process. ...
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03
June
2019
| 05:22 Australia/Melbourne
These days 96 year old former pilot Frank Dell can be found soaring through the hallways of Bupa Aged Care in St Ives. But in the past, he was just as familiar with flying high over Germany in World War II as he was with carrying Royals. ...
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28
May
2019
| 08:58 Australia/Melbourne
Children and elderly people are forging meaningful relationships at Bupa Aged Care Ashfield through an intergenerational playgroup, making senior residents feel young again. WATCH ...
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16
May
2019
| 23:35 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Mary Shapley Care Home activities time created something fun and useful this week.  ...
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14
May
2019
| 05:15 Australia/Melbourne
When Bupa The Gardens Retirement Village resident, Jim Spiers, needed urgent support to publish his first book, his retirement village manager was there to help. ...
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09
May
2019
| 03:26 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa New Zealand has been recognised in the Reader’s Digest 2019 NZ Most Trusted Brands Survey. ...
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02
May
2019
| 03:55 Australia/Melbourne
Twin sisters Concie Marshall & Leila Moag have made it to their 100th birthdays side by side, both still sharp, witty and surrounded by love. They share their secret to longevity, and it’s not something you would ever guess. ...
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24
April
2019
| 07:32 Australia/Melbourne
With an average age of over 90, there are only a small portion of Australia’s World War II veterans, such as Ken Crawford, who are still alive. ...
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18
April
2019
| 14:42 Australia/Melbourne
Easter came early to Bupa Aged Care Rangeville when excited children from the local kindergarten arrived for an Easter Egg hunt. Seven News Toowomba came along to cover the story.  ...
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16
April
2019
| 02:34 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa confirmed today it has reimbursed aged care residents and proactively engaged with regulators, including the ACCC, after a 2018 internal review found residents in a limited number of its care homes were not receiving Extra Services as intended. ...
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09
April
2019
| 06:29 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Aged Care Bankstown featured on the front page of the Canterbury-Bankstown express newspaper in an article about the joy experienced when Western Sydney Wanderers players turned up to teach residents how to play football darts. ...
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08
April
2019
| 02:58 Australia/Melbourne
Laughter echoed throughout the Bupa Bankstown aged care home as Western Sydney Wanderers players Josh Risdon, Marc Tokich, Jaushua Sotiro and Daniel Nijic lifted the spirits of residents. ...
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05
April
2019
| 06:37 Australia/Melbourne
A sewing group at Bupa Aged Care Tumut is not only providing residents with the skills to make their own clothing but is helping them to patch the gap between young and old. ...
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24
March
2019
| 23:00 Australia/Melbourne
A former professional boxer living at Bupa Ashfield Aged Care has reconnected with his past and started teaching boxing classes. The fitness trend has quickly taken off in the home, with carers and residents all pulling their gloves on to join the fu...
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24
March
2019
| 22:31 Australia/Melbourne
There were emotional scenes at Zayed College for Girls in Mangere on Friday afternoon as Bupa Parkhaven Care Home visited the school, one week on from the Christchurch terror attack.  ...
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