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How the latest kitchen technology was incorporated into the Japara Aged Care refurbishment

October 11, 2022

Japara Aged Care, which is now operated by Calvary Health Care, owns 50 aged care homes nationally. Before the acquisition by Calvary in 2021, Japara refurbished their kitchens with the latest kitchen appliance technology. Comcater worked with the aged care provider and their chefs to help them make the most of the new technology in […]

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Sustainable aged care food services in a nurturing environment

September 30, 2022

Rockpool Aged Care in Queensland is a family run and owned business. They strive to lead the industry in creating a nurturing environment for residents and staff. Residents live their best life, and staff receive the training and support they need. Aged care food services with a focus on sustainability Rockpool’s facility in Morayfield in […]

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Six smart ways a combi like RATIONAL improves a commercial kitchen

September 15, 2021

When deciding to purchase a new combi you want to consider the improvements the commercial kitchen equipment will make to your kitchen.

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Aged Care and the 2021 Budget

May 17, 2021

Comcater takes a look at the 2021 Budget and what it means for your aged care facility. The Morrison Government will deliver a $17.7 billion package of support in response to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. The government is touting this as a once in a generation reform to aged care, […]

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Aged Care Food Service Trends in 2021

May 11, 2021

Covid, the Aged Care Quality Standards and the International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative (IDDSI) have changed the way our aged care residents dine, and for the better. Instead of being an aged care provider, chefs are now cooking meals for consenting consumers, who have a say in their meal choice. So, how can your kitchen […]

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What makes a great aged care menu?

Aged care menus have changed a lot in the last five years. With the latest Royal Commission into Aged Care, Aged Care Quality Standards and the implementation of the IDDSI Framework, chefs in aged care have done a great job just trying to keep up. With the daily challenges of keeping to budget and restricting […]

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Introducing the iVario Pro…

November 5, 2020

iVario Pro by RATIONAL. The new performance class for the professional kitchen. The iVario Pro sets new standards for the professional kitchen. The cooking system, which works with contact heat, impresses with intelligent functions and consumes 40% less energy than conventional bratt pans and kettles. Although connected loads have been reduced compared to the predecessor […]

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Introducing Joni, our latest product range to Comcater

December 19, 2019

We are thrilled to announce our latest product range to the Comcater family, Joni commercial kettles.

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How to turn your aged care cooks into world class chefs

December 1, 2018

With 1 in every 2 Australian aged care resident suffering from malnutrition*, it’s essential that your aged care cooks are capable of delivering a high-quality food service menu.

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How to combat dehydration in Long Term Care

April 27, 2018

Dehydration is one of the most common conditions among senior citizens.

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