Tag: aged care

Gov does not understand true costs of care: LASA

The announced indexation rise for aged care subsidies and supplements of just 1.4 per cent for the 2018/19 financial year has been met with alarm from providers across all services.

Leaders question relevance of existing means testing and fees model

The need for greater consumer contributions to personal and nursing care, aligning home and residential care fees and new approaches to equity release featured strongly at the aged care forum held yesterday.