On Sunday night during Nine’s 60 Minutes - The Great Debate 2022, Prime Minister Scott Morrison claimed it was he who ‘blew the whistle’ on the aged care crisis. Virtually everyone in the industry begs to differ. BIANCA ROBERTS investigates
The Federal Government has claimed that its 2022/23 Budget offers “a record investment” in Australia’s health care system, including aged care, but aged care advocacy bodies have immediately slammed it for failing to address the crux of the current quality and workforce crises hampering the industry’s recovery.
Political action group Aged Care Reform Now is ramping up its pre-election campaign, and if politicians think that spin will suffice during this election cycle, they are greatly underestimating the group’s fight for real accountability. BIANCA ROBERTS reports
Political-action group Aged Care Reform Now are on a mission to provide a real voice for people in the sector - and will not stop until tangible reforms are materialised. BIANCA ROBERTS sat down with passionate retired nurses Liz Barton and Cecilia Webster to discuss the important work they're doing.
A royal commission is only as valuable as the reform it materialises. And lobby group Aged Care Reform Now has formed to ensure that the Government sticks to its word on implementing the myriad reforms necessitated within the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.