Tag: Greg Hunt

Aged care on the frontline with Victorian COVID-19 outbreaks

Personal protective equipment, a surge workforce and access to emergency response teams are being made available to aged care homes in Victoria...

Flu vaccines now mandatory for residential aged care staff

Aged care providers will be required to provide influenza vaccination programs for all staff in residential aged care homes this year.

ACSA voices concern over latest aged care inquiry

Aged & Community Services Australia has voiced its disappointment about yet another inquiry into aged care, this time focusing on facilities. Following a referral on...

Additional home care packages and MAC upgrades

The Government has announced an additional 6,000 home care packages will be made available to support older Australians with higher care needs in response...