Latest aged care News

CFMMEU and officials hit with $184,000 in penalties after obstructing concrete trucks and flouting reasonable safety requirements
How to eliminate or minimise work-related psychosocial hazards for aged care workers
Statement on COVID death in aged care
Reporting with zero benefit
Kiama Council COVID update
AHPPC statement on rapid antigen testing for current high community prevalence environment
Millions More Rapid Tests On Way
New assurance to support investment in clinical trials
Covid pill LAGEVRIO approved for use in Australia
NT Covid update 19 January 2022
NT Covid update 19 January
Graduation day for 41 Protective Security Officers
Union calls on Morrison Government to pay everyday Australians to help solve aged care crisis
Prime Minister continues to duck responsibility for providing RATs, instead attempts to slash WHS protections
Protecting remote communities in Northern Territory from Covid 19 January
Code brown recognises our statewide crisis needs statewide response
Mask mandate introduced for South-West region from 6pm tonight
NT Covid update 17 January 2022
Innovative mental health grants awarded to Sydney Researchers
Coronavirus update 16 January 2022
NT Covid update 16 January
NT Covid update 16 Jan
Millions Of Rapid Tests Land In Victoria, More To Come
Commonwealth Aged Care Reform sees future changes to Shire services
Everything helps, medi-hotels will ease some pressure
AMA successfully lobbies against amendments to antipsychotics in aged care
Proof of vaccination to be expanded State-wide from January 31
Safe And Sensible Return To Work For Essential Workers
NAB moves to digitise health care for Australians
Omicron Staffing Crunch Putting Lives Of People With Disability At Risk
All hands on deck needed to address critical supply chain disruptions and worker shortages
Care And Comfort For Older Indian Victorians
Covid aged care crisis escalates: Morrison Government must do more to protect residents and staff
Anti-government Morrison government recipe for chaos on covid and climate
Jean Dyet: life well lived
Aged care sector in crisis with shortages in staff, boosters, tests and PPE
Coronavirus update 10 January 2022
Council remains proactive on sustainability
Keeping Victorian Workers In Key Sectors Safe
100 Million Rapid Antigen Tests for NSW
ACN fears for mental health of nursing workforce
Updated Residential Aged Care Facilities Direction 7 January, South Australia
Updated In-home and Community Aged Care and Disability Workers Vaccination Direction, South Australia
South Australia Covid update as at 7 January 2022
Mask mandate lifted for Perth and Peel
New program to help parents support their child’s mental health
Blue Haven Covid Update
Common osteoporosis medication boosts immune response in lun