Tag: Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation

Fair Work Commission has ruled pay rise for aged care workers is plainly justified

Aged care workers will receive a pay rise of 15 per cent after the Fair Work Commission (FWC) handed down an interim...

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...

Govt has until July 23 to advise whether it will fund pay rise for...

As reported by Nine Papers, the Fair Work Commission has given the Federal Government until July 23 to advise whether it will...

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...

Government’s response to the Royal Commission’s final report

Additional audits of residential aged care and home care and a fund for financially stressed providers will be rolled out immediately as...

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.

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