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June 18, 2020

Allocate Software explores the impact of the Royal Commission Aged Care Quality and Safety recommendations

Allocate Software recently facilitated an online panel discussion exploring the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety as part of its continuing programme of though leadership webinars. This is a…
May 4, 2020

UK: Allocate opens up absence tracking to support the COVID-19 response with NHS organisations adding over 57,000 new healthcare professionals to HealthRoster in a matter of weeks

Live absence tracking data helps reveal the true picture of COVID-19 impact on staff availability 4th May 2020, UK - NHS organisations across the UK have added over 57,000 new…
April 21, 2020

Hello from our team in Harrogate (UK)

Hello from our team in Harrogate Colleagues from our Dynama business as well as some familiar Allocate faces are all onsite in Harrogate supporting our customers who are ensuring the…
April 14, 2020

The North West of England Nightingale Hospital is live with HealthRoster Optima in just 11 days

The North West of England Nightingale Hospital is live with HealthRoster Optima in just 11 days Today the English hospital welcomed its first staff on shift, each member of staff…
April 8, 2020

HealthRoster Optima deployed to e-roster staff at NHS Nightingale Hospital London

HealthRoster Optima deployed to e-roster staff at NHS Nightingale Hospital London We wanted to share with all customers that the HealthRoster Optima SaaS solution has been deployed in just 9…
March 17, 2020

COVID-19 Hints and tips for customers using Allocate’s Workforce Technology to support the response

The team at Allocate understands the impact COVID-19 is having or is likely to have on our customers. In a period where there is an anticipated increase in staff sickness…


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July 6, 2020

What does ‘good’ look like in the aged care sector and how do we get there?

Exploring Royal Commission Aged Care Recommendations. In June 2020, Matt Durston, Managing Director of Allocate Software, APAC facilitated a live webinar with two of Australia’s aged care industry experts, Patricia…
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July 6, 2020

Financial performance within the aged care sector

The most recent StewartBrown report clearly illustrates the significant financial challenges faced by aged care providers. It incorporates detailed data from 1,108 aged care homes and 46,938 home care packages…
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November 21, 2019

Gaining control of aged care sector staffing with e-Rostering

Matt Durston, Managing Director of Allocate, APAC, explains how technology is tackling the growing staffing and quality crisis in the Australian aged care sector. Solving the challenges around the aged…
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October 16, 2019

The future for Australian healthcare looks bright

Former UK Chief Nurse, Mike Wright MBA RN, compares the challenges between the UK and Australian healthcare systems and identifies the opportunities for the sector in Australia. The need to…
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April 11, 2019

Part-timers are king when it comes to working in health. Here are some tips on how to best manage this workforce with emerging technology

Twenty years ago, 60% of workers in the health and residential care sectors were full-time From 2008, there has been a meteoric rise in part-time workers, so that now there…
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March 13, 2019

How prepared are we to care for Australians in the future?

Ten million baby boomers will be heading into retirement in the next decade. The question is, are our health services ready for this rapidly ageing population? Not according to the…