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One third of Australians want aged care reform

Thursday 15th November, 2012

Almost one in three Australian voters want the federal government to devote billions of dollars of funding towards boosting the availability of aged care resources, according to a recent survey. Read more

Families battle to keep beds

Sunday 28th October, 2012

About 300 relatives yesterday protested against a decision to force elderly people out of State Government nursing homes in Queensland. Read more

Safe patient care is Cobar’s bottom line

Thursday 18th October, 2012

NSWNMA says provision of an on-call roster, at a cost of about $14,000 a year, will be sufficient to convince Cobar Hospital nurses that they can safely re-open all in-patient beds at the hospital. Read more