COVID-19 UPDATE

08/04 COVID-19 Information Update

Dear Carinya Community Further to our new visitor protocol and improved infection control practices, we have now decided to initiate a precautionary lockdown of the Home to ensure the safety of every Resident. This is not a decision we have taken lightly, and we believe it is in the best …

COVID-19 UPDATE

03/04 COVID-19 Information Update

Hello Carinya Community Thanks for supporting the Home and your loved ones by reducing your visits – we understand this can be difficult. A reminder that from 1st May 2020, the Government requires ALL Visitors, Staff and Contractors to have a current flu vaccination, otherwise they will not be permitted …

COVID-19 UPDATE

31/03 COVID-19 Information Update

Hello Carinya Community Please note that the Qld Premier has now formally directed that Residents do not leave the Home, except for those who must travel to access health care (discuss with Nurse on duty prior) or in the case of emergency. The introduction of Telehealth with our Doctors will …

COVID-19 UPDATE

24/03 COVID-19 Information Update

Hello Carinya Community Firstly, I again want to commend all in their efforts to protect our loved ones and also those who work in the Home to provide our valuable services. Last week, the Prime Minister released a statement in regards to visitors to Aged Care facilities which we have …

COVID-19 UPDATE

18/03 COVID-19 Information Update

  Hello Carinya Community In light of revised guidelines following the Prime Ministers address this morning, please note the following is now in effect at Carinya: Visitors and staff who satisfy any ONE of the below will not be able to attend the Home: • Overseas travel within the past …

COVID-19 UPDATE

13/03 COVID-19 Information Update

Hello Carinya Community, Firstly, I would like to thank you all for cooperating with the Home over the last couple of weeks to ensure we minimise the risk of infection through washing of hands, using the hand sanitisers, and practicing good cough etiquette. This has greatly assisted in reducing the …

Accreditation Process

**Accreditation Information**

~     **IMPORTANT NOTICE** The Aged Care Quality & Safety Commission are currently visiting Carinya Home for the Aged for three days from 19-03-19 to 21-03-19 for our Accreditation Assessment. Any Resident, Family members, Representatives, Community members or Staff whom wish to make an appointment to speak with a …

Stop the Spread

INFLUENZA UPDATE#2

*** LOCKDOWN CANCELLED *** Carinya Home is very pleased to announce that there are no longer any incidences of influenza noted in the Home, amongst Residents or Staff. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who made the effort to minimize the spread of illness Thank …

INFLUENZA UPDATE

  **** PLEASE BE AWARE **** A number of our Residents  in the Home have influenza-like illness at present. We ask that you not enter the Home until further notice, as there is a risk of transmission of the influenza-like illness. If you have any concerns or would like to …

congrats

CONGRATULATIONS

Carinya was delighted to receive recognition for being a finalist in the 2018 Queensland Community Achievement Awards. Carinyas Management and Staff received a personal congratulations from the Honorable Bob Katter, as Federal Member for Kennedy.