About AngelaAngela has specialist experience in the health, aged care and retirement village sectors of the healthcare industry as well as in the disability and community services sectors. Her clients include a range of public, private and not-for-profit healthcare providers throughout Australia. Angela also has expertise in the higher education and vocational education and training sectors. Angela has acted on a number of negotiated transactions as well as advising on corporate governance, regulatory issues, privacy, contracting and outsourcing of management and services and risk management. She also has extensive experience in advising on and developing policies and procedures and conducting training in key areas of law including privacy, capacity and consent and medication management. She has also acted for education providers advising on their regulatory framework.
Aged care providers
Advising a number of aged care providers on responding to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety, from assisting them with responses to notices to produce, preparing submissions and witness statements and appearing at hearings.
Aged care providers
Advising operators in responding to regulatory action including not mets and serious risk, notices of noncompliance and sanctions.
Regis Healthcare Limited
Advising on the acquisition of a portfolio of residential aged care facilities and retirement villages across multiple sites from Presbyterian Care in Tasmania and from Masonic Care Queensland; acting on the acquisition of residential aged care facilities around Australia; advising on the acquisition of home care packages and Commonwealth Home Support Programme agreements in the Northern Territory from ECH Limited.
Aged care provider
Advising on the sale of allocated places.
Medical device suppliers
Advising multiple suppliers on advertising requirements under the therapeutic goods regime and regulated health care services.
Helping deliver major healthcare projects
Maddocks advised on drafting of partner agreement for Aitkenhead Centre for Medical Discovery
Maddocks appoints special counsel to healthcare team
Maddocks has appointed Francine Kinkade as a special counsel in the firm’s healthcare team.
Mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations in residential aged care
We consider the mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirements for aged care workers commencing mid-September 2021.
Changes to COVID-19 vaccine recording and reporting requirements in aged care – new reporting starts 27 July 2021
New reporting starts 27 July 2021