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Employment white paper: Growing sectors like care and digital technology crucial

The employment white paper released by the Albanese government on Monday outlines measures to assist the approximately three million individuals seeking employment...

Aged care leaders join forces to develop a white paper on financial sustainability

Australia's aged care industry is set to address the pressing issue of financial sustainability through the development of a comprehensive White Paper...

Budget 2023: Aged care

In total, the budget provides a $12.4 billion investment into the aged care sector, which eases the immediate financial and workforce pressures...

Govt overturns commitment to fund pharmacists in aged care

The Minister for Health and Aged Care Mark Butler has revealed that aged care facilities will no longer provide onsite pharmacist programs....

Australian aged care providers commit to pay increase for workers with Government support

Aged care providers across Australia have made a commitment to increase worker pay from July 1, 2023, with the support of the...

ACCPA proposes solutions for 24/7 RNs in aged care

The Aged & Community Care Providers Association (ACCPA) has proposed amendments to the Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Registered Nurses) Principles 2023 exposure...

Updated: 15 per cent pay rise for aged workers effective June 30

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) has today awarded a 15% pay rise for aged care workers from June 30, 2023, bringing forward...

Aged Care Crisis: ACCPA urges sustainable funding and workforce changes in 2023 Budget

Investing in the future of aged care in Australia is critical for ensuring that older Australians receive the care and support they...

Aged care pay rise: 10 per cent next year and 5 per cent in...

On Friday, the Government lodged a submission to the Fair Work Commission (FWC) that the 15 per cent pay rise for aged...

Ninety per cent of aged care services deliver an acceptable level of care

Ninety per cent of services earn 3 stars or higher in the new rating system, designed to provide consumers with greater transparency...

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