Aged care should not be a profit-making opportunity for giant corporations, argues Janet Parker.
Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety
Overwhelmed nurses, carers, elderly residents and their families have exposed that a root cause of so much of the neglect in private centres is understaffing. Jim McIlroy reports.
The nurses union has welcomed the recommendations of the royal commission into aged care but criticised its failure to mandate greater funding transparency for the largely private sector, reports Jim McIlroy.
Former PM Paul Keating's user-pays aged-care 'solutions' will not help, argues Jim McIlroy.