News tagged with Aged Care Royal Commission

Aged Care Royal Commission commences witness hearings

Aged Care Royal Commission  

The Aged Care Royal Commission commences witness hearings today. COTA Australia CEO, Ian Yates, will be one of the three witnesses this afternoon. A live broadcast of Yates’s hearing will ... ...

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10,000 new home care packages great news – but $320 million funding for residential age care should be tied to staffing

 

MEDIA RELEASE                                                          ... ...

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Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety – Information Session 8th February 2019February 8 -

 

This event is now sold out but will be live streamed on our Facebook page Are you or someone you care about accessing services in the aged care sector? Have you ... ...

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COTA hosts Aged Care Royal Commission info session

Aged Care Royal Commission  

COTA Victoria will host a consumer information session about the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety next Friday, 8 February, for people wanting to know more about the inquiry and how they can participate. ...

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COTA Australia: 5 urgent fixes needed in aged care right now

 

Australia’s peak advocacy body for older Australians COTA Australia today outlined the five priority fixes that need to occur in the near future to address well documented failures in aged ... ...

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Royal Commission must review penalties for abuse in aged care, and appropriate methods of monitoring potential abuse

 

The Aged Care Royal Commission must investigate an appropriate range of penalties for neglect, excessive restraint and abuse in residential aged care and the need for more effective monitoring of ... ...

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Royal Commission welcome but must not delay action on urgently needed reforms already in train and in the wings

 

Peak older persons advocate, COTA Australia, today welcomed the Royal Commission into aged care for the spotlight it will throw on the challenges facing aged care over the next two ... ...

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