The Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP announced the release of the Aged Care Workforce Strategy Taskforce’s report:
A Matter of Care – Australia’s aged care workforce strategy
To read more about the fourteen strategic actions view the At a Glance document.
The strategy is industry focused and identifies fourteen strategic actions to help the aged care industry to address the current and future workforce challenges.
The purpose of the Taskforce was to develop a strategy for growing and sustaining the workforce that provides aged care services and support for older people, to meet their care needs in a variety of settings across Australia. The work of the Taskforce was supported by a $1.92 million Australian Government funding commitment.
CLICK HERE to read more on the Australian Government’s Department Health website