TLC Healthcare (TLC) will be amongst the first aged care providers to vaccinate its residents against COVID-19. TLC has received confirmation that a government team will commence administering the vaccine to its residents at Homestead Estate, at Wallington outside Geelong, on Monday February 22, as early as 8:00am, as part of Phase 1A of the national vaccination roll-out strategy.
TLC Healthcare (TLC) has appointed Cathy Jones as their Chief Quality Officer. Cathy will be joining the TLC executive team in February 2021.
Cathy is a seasoned healthcare executive with over 20 years’ senior leadership experience, driving strategy, clinical governance, risk management, change and patient experience, with measured exceptional results. She joins TLC from Healthscope where she has been the National Director of Clinical Governance since 2006.
TLC Healthcare confirmed today that they have undertaken COVID-19 testing of all of the staff and residents at their residential aged care home, Forest Lodge in Frankston North, and all tests have returned a negative result.
In the fight against COVID-19, TLC Healthcare has implemented several new initiatives to minimise its impact. Recently, it has turned to a mix of innovative technologies to ensure the safety of their residents, patients, visitors and staff.