News tagged with Ian Yates

COTA Australia welcomes appointment of first Aged Care Quality and Safety Commissioner

 

COTA Australia, welcomes the appointment of Janet Anderson as the first aged care quality and safety commissioner. ...

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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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COTA welcomes appointment of key Ministers for older Australians

 

7 August 2018 COTA Australia, the peak advocacy body for millions of older Australians, has welcomed the reappointment of Greg Hunt as Minister for Health and the reappointment of Ken ... ...

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COTA Australia calls on Parliament to investigate merits of publishing aged care staffing levels

 

Australia’s leading advocacy body for older Australians and aged care consumers, COTA Australia, welcomes today’s introduction into Parliament of the Aged Care Amendment (Staffing Ratio Disclosure) Bill 2018 by Centre ... ...

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COTA Australia welcomes ACCC recommendations to improve consumer electricity market

 

COTA Australia is calling on the Federal Government to adopt a number of the recommendations outlined in the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Retail Electricity Pricing Inquiry Report. COTA ... ...

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Call to action for elder abuse to be addressed head-on

 

Advocacy bodies, seniors’ groups and community legal services have joined forces to commit unanimously to tackling elder abuse and are calling for immediate action on a national scale. ...

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Congratulations 2018 Senior Australian of the Year, Dr Graham Farquhar

 

2018 Senior Australian of the Year, Dr Graham Farquhar ...

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Including LGBTI older people in Aged Care Reforms

 

COTA Australia welcomed the Federal Government’s Aged Care Diversity Framework, aimed at recognising the diverse characteristics and life experiences of older Australians. ...

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Leading seniors advocate, COTA Australia, says Yes to Marriage Equality

 

COTA Australia has officially announced its support for marriage equality and reiterated its commitment to ensuring LGBTI older Australians are afforded equal rights in all aspects of Australian society. ...

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Finishing aged care reform must be a top priority for government as Tune Review report released

 

MEDIA RELEASE Finishing aged care reform must be a top priority for government as Tune Review report released Leading seniors advocate, COTA Australia, today welcomed the release of the Aged ... ...

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