News and Media Releases | Bupa (aged-care)

2019
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January
2019
A dementia diagnosis can often mean an early retirement as well as a loss of hobbies and friends but a mobile workshop is helping Bupa Aged Care residents with the disease to get back to what they know and love. ...
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January
2019
With the release of a new Bupa parental leave policy, extra support for people like Bianca Archibald, Bupa Merrivale Care Home Caregiver, is a ‘real bonus’ to the start of 2019. ...
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January
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Sue's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ca...
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January
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Melanie's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, yo...
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2018
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December
2018
With 2018 drawing to a close, we're revisiting the best Bupa Media stories of the year. These are some of the stories that inspired us, spurred us to action, made us feel grateful and humbled to work at Bupa. Check out the list below. ...
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December
2018
Every year, dedicated staff at our homes ensure there’s plenty of festive cheer to go around. Without any further ado, here are some of our highlights so far and it isn’t even Christmas yet. Stay tuned for more from Bupa Aged Care! ...
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December
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Sarah's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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December
2018
Despite advances in technology and the increasing connectedness it brings, Bupa ANZ’s Medical Services Director, Dr Tim Ross is encouraging people to put down their phone during the festive season and check in on a loved one. ...
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December
2018
Christmas came early for residents at Bupa Aged Care Portland as they broke bread, sang songs, wore Santa hats and tinsel earrings while celebrating the holidays. ...
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December
2018
On any given day, the residents at Bupa Aged Care Caulfield can be found hopping from Malta, to Holland, South East Asia and back again before dinner. ...
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December
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Valerie's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, yo...
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December
2018
Fred Kelly looks up, pauses for a moment as a flash of emotion creases his face, returns to working on his model boat parked in the recreation room of Bupa Aged Care in Modbury where he resides. ...
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December
2018
Surrounded by a racecourse in Morphettville, Adelaide, is a unique equestrian centre that's providing pony assisted therapy visits to residents at Bupa Aged Care, some of whom have special care needs and are living with dementia. Read all about it in...
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December
2018
If you stay 'belly down' on your surfboard, you will never be able to stand up and 'catch' the wave. Phyllis O'Donnell acknowledged the barrier as a woman to surfing in the 60s', and then set to work on breaking through the barrels and barriers by st...
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November
2018
Every dog has its day, and for Hugo the greyhound, that day was filled with lots of love and delicious treats from the residents at Bupa Aged Care Bexley. ...
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November
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Lynne's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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November
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Samjhana's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, y...
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November
2018
As horses galloped down the track at Flemington Racecourse in a bid to win the Melbourne Cup, Delho the Shetland pony volunteered his time at the Bupa Aged Care home in Morphettville. ...
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November
2018
Washing dishes is not a chore that most people usually look forward to. For Bupa Aged Care Donvale residents Thelma Vandendreisen and Barry Stagoll, who are living with Dementia, it is a therapeutic past time improving their health and care. ...
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November
2018
Having a whale of a time took on a whole new meaning after residents from Bupa Aged Care in Eden went on a whale watching cruise. ...
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October
2018
Zombie pumpkins and ghosts came out from the shadows to haunt the halls of Bupa Donvale during Halloween for trick or treat. ...
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October
2018
Residents at Bupa Aged Care Ashfield wore their best lederhosen and dirndls as they raised steins at the home’s Oktoberfest party. ...
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October
2018
Imagine if you got to experience the excitement of the iconic Melbourne Cup trophy before the winners did. Such was the case when Bupa Aged Care South Hobart residents Judith Marsh and Barbara Arnold got to hold the trophy during a recent visit to th...
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October
2018
Wilhelmina Elizabeth Overall has seen a lot of historic milestones throughout her life: the invention of cars, sliced bread, post it notes, the aerosol can, television and, more recently, the dawn of the Internet. ...
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October
2018
According to a recent study that appeared in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, playing golf could do wonders for older people's strength and balance. ...
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October
2018
There was a whole lot of groovin’ going on at the Bupa Aged Care disco in Edithvale where residents put on their dancing shoes and boogied the afternoon away to some of the best songs from the ‘50s. ...
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September
2018
The healing power of art is real for those living with dementia at Bupa’s Aged Care home in Mosman after art-based cognitive therapist, Polina Gavria discovered its ability to stimulate the mind. ...
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September
2018
When Pottsville’s Phyllis O'Donnell decided to teach herself to surf 58 years ago, she didn’t see any role models in the Manly surf scene who looked like her. ...
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September
2018
Bupa supports a Royal Commission into aged care. ...
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September
2018
Bupa is taking three key actions in its aged care business so we can continue to deliver quality care to residents and families. ...
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