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Michael Pascoe: PM, how do you let COVID rip in aged-care homes?

An open letter to Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Health Minister Greg Hunt and Chief Medical Officer Professor Paul Kelly: Sirs,…

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Dairy foods reduce fractures in aged-care residents: New study

A glass of milk, two slices of cheese and 200 grams of yoghurt. It’s not a lot, says Dr Sandra…

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Aged-care nurses to recieve bonus payments

Live Aged-care nurses who stay in the sector will receive bonus payments in a federal government bid to boost the…

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Ban on unvaccinated aged-care staff starts

Live More than 20 per cent of aged-care workers aren’t fully vaccinated and a small proportion haven’t had a single…

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Aged-care standards falling below OECD despite royal commission: Report

Union leaders have accused the Morrison government of ignoring advice from the aged-care royal commission after a damning new report…

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Barely half of aged-care workers now vaccinated, despite looming deadline

The deadline for all aged-care workers to be vaccinated looms next month, but barely half of the cohort have been…

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Third staffer at Sydney aged-care facility tests positive to COVID-19

A COVID-19 outbreak at a Sydney aged-facility has grown to eight after a third staff member tested positive to COVID-19.…

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Sydney aged-care residents among new COVID-19 cases in NSW

The boss of a Sydney aged-care home hit where COVID is spreading has confessed she has no idea how many…

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AstraZeneca dispute fuels anti-vaxxers online, calls for aged-care strikes

Anti-vaxxers and COVID-19 sceptic groups are exploiting confusion around the AstraZeneca jab to further undermine Australia’s vaccine rollout. Conspiracy theory…

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Vaccinations to be mandatory for aged-care workers

Vaccination of aged-care workers will be made mandatory under a move endorsed by the national cabinet. The decision comes as Australia’s…

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