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Nurses union urges govt to do more to protect aged care residents and staff

As the Omicron variant spreads through aged care facilities, the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF), has expressed its concern that the...

National Aged Care Advisory Council members announced

Seventeen prominent Australians will provide advice on aged care issues and the implementation of the Government’s $17.7 billion reform agenda in response...
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Call to speed up aged care royal commission recommendations for nurses

The nurses’ union has welcomed a move from Victorian Independent Dr Helen Haines to mandate a 24/7 registered nurse in aged care...

Stop blaming aged care workers – providers and unions unite

Unions have joined forces with the Australian Aged Care Collaboration to defend aged care workers against criticism, saying it is Government failures...

‘Positive steps’ for aged care budget but still more to do: advocates

Australia’s nurses’ union says a $17.7 billion Budget boost still falls short of fixing the aged care system, lacking the staffing requirements...

ANMF launches national aged care campaign: ‘It’s Not Too Much’

The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) has launched its new national campaign aimed at ensuring aged care is a priority in...

Nurses’ union: Five recommendations the government must follow from the royal commission

When registered nurse Jocelyn Hofman clocks onto her afternoon shift at 5pm she looks after two houses and 40 residents by herself.

Updated: Retention bonus payments less than promised

Government announces that payments made under the COVID-19 Workforce Retention Bonus Grant will now be taxed, despite advising on March 20 that...

Bolton Clarke to lead industry-first national employment agreement

A Fair Work Commission decision has cleared the way for an industry first national employment agreement for Bolton Clarke.

Butler to lead ANMF into election and royal commission

Annie Butler has been re-elected to lead the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) as Federal Secretary for the next four years.

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