WA leads the way in supporting people to die well 30 Sep 2014Health Care
30 September 2014 Western Australia is leading the way in the provision of palliative care through not for profit community health and care organisation Silver Chain Group, with the organisation supporting more than 65 per cent of people to die at home if they choose.
Health and care services transitioned to Silver Chain 30 Sep 2014Health Care
30 September 2014 On 1 January 2015, not-for-profit organisation Silver Chain will commence providing community health and care services to the people of the Pilbara region including Home Care Packages, Home and Community Care and Respite for Carers. These services are operated from Port Hedland, Karratha and Roebourne.
Silver Chain Breathes New Life Into Somerset House 01 Jul 2014General, Health Care
From Tuesday 1 July, Somerset House in Pingelly will become home to Silver Chain, as the not-for-profit organisation expands its health and community care services in the Southern Wheatbelt.
Silver Chain Queensland's Hospital In The Home services commence on the Sunshine Coast 15 May 2014Health Care
15 May 2014 A new, free service enabling patients with acute conditions to be treated in the comfort of their own home has commenced on the Sunshine Coast. Hospital in the Home (HITH) is delivered by not-for-profit organisation Silver Chain Queensland in partnership with RSL Care and Telstra Health.
Palliative Care Service Expands in NSW 04 Mar 2014General, Health Care
Commencing 3 March 2014, Silver Chain Group is expanding its services to two additional New South Wales Local Health Districts (LHDs) to provide personal care and evening nursing visits for people being supported through their end of life stage at home. We have a wonderful new team of registered nurses and assistants in nursing who bring a wide variety of palliative care and community nursing experience to their roles with Silver Chain. The team is commencing services in Hunter New England (Singleton and surrounding area) and Northern NSW (Lismore and surrounding area).