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Budget package doesn’t guarantee aged-care residents will get better care

The big investment in aged care announced in last night’s federal budget – an extra A$17.7 billion over five years – is a welcome...

Next month’s federal budget is the time to stop talking about aged care and...

Australia’s aged-care system is in a state of a disaster. The aged care royal commission’s final report, released last month, is just the latest...

50% of Australians are prepared to pay more tax to improve aged care workers’...

The final report from the aged care royal commission this week was damning. Speaking of a system in crisis, it calls for an urgent...

4 key takeaways from the aged care royal commission’s final report

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety’s final report into aged care has laid out an extensive plan to overhaul Australia’s aged-care...

Paid on par with cleaners: the broader issue affecting the quality of aged care

The aged care royal commission is due to hand down its final report on February 26, and it will be tabled in parliament in...

COVID vaccine consent for aged-care residents: it’s ethically tricky, but there are ways to...

The much anticipated rollout of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine will begin in Australia on Monday. The first groups to receive the jab will be quarantine...

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