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Rilla Roberts

Biography

Rilla Roberts is a Consultant in Aged Care with special interests and expertise in dementia-specific care and improving service quality. She is a Fellow of the Australian College of Nursing. Rilla has worked in the private health care sector for the majority of her career and has more than 20 years experience in the aged care sector as a nurse educator and staff development officer, accreditation coordinator, aged care assessor and aged care management. As an experienced Accreditation Coordinator in the Private Hospital industry, Rilla moved on to coordinate the accreditation process for all Blue Care services, residential and community from 1995 to 1997 during which all services passed their accreditation assessment by the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards. Rilla was the Director of Care Services for PresCare in Queensland from 2000 to 2008 during which the organisation increased its range of services all of which became and maintained full accreditation status. She has served on the Board of Churches of Christ in Qld for nine years commencing in 2010, bringing expertise in clinical care services, health management, risk management, quality monitoring and ethics to her role of Non- Executive Director Rilla has higher education qualifications in Nurse Education, Nurse Administration and Applied Ethics. She also completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Gerontological Nursing (Dementia Care), Griffith University in 2009.

Resources

Image for Promoting Anti-Ageist Attitudes in Aged Care
Promoting Anti-Ageist Attitudes in Aged Care
CPDTime.resource
30m
Image for Missed Care: A Shocking Tale of Neglect
Missed Care: A Shocking Tale of Neglect
CPDTime.resource
40m
Image for Burden of Disease: Common Health Conditions in Older Adults
Burden of Disease: Common Health Conditions in Older Adults
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1h 1m
Image for Complex Dementia: One Size Doesn't Fit All
Complex Dementia: One Size Doesn't Fit All
CPDTime.resource
33m
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Delirium and Depression
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14m