Aged care subsidy indexation figure inadequate

Aged care providers are seeking an urgent explanation from the federal government following today’s extremely disappointing announcement that subsidies paid by government to providers to care for and support older Australians will increase by only 1.7 per cent during...

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Aged Care providers face growing financial pressure

Aged care providers are facing growing financial pressure according to the latest StewartBrown figures which show more than two thirds of providers are operating at a loss. Aged & Community Care Providers Association (ACCPA) Interim CEO Paul Sadler says the...

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Aged care providers mark World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Aged & Community Care Providers Association (ACCPA), the new peak body representing aged care providers, has marked World Elder Abuse Awareness Day with a renewed commitment to address ageism and a call for all Australians to join providers, consumers, carers and...

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Aged care providers welcome new aged care Ministers

Aged & Community Care Providers Association (ACCPA), the new peak body representing aged care providers, has congratulated Mark Butler, who will assume the Cabinet role of Minister for Health & Aged Care, Anika Wells on her appointment as Minister for Aged...

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LASA CEO Sean Rooney to step down after six years

After six years leading Australia’s largest aged care sector peak body, Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), CEO Sean Rooney has decided to step down and will not participate in the process to recruit a CEO for the new aged care peak body, Aged & Community Care...

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Aged care scorecard: Peaks call for urgent action

A new scorecard released today by the Australian Aged Care Collaboration (AACC) shows there is much more work yet to be done by the major parties on delivering the crucial reforms recommended by the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality & Safety. Aged care is at...

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New aged care organisation ACCPA announces Board

The newly formed Aged & Community Care Providers Association (ACCPA) has announced its inaugural Board structure, as the new organisation works towards being operational by July 2022. Members of the new 15-strong Board have appointed Dr Graeme Blackman AO FTSE...

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It's been an honour to serve @LASANational Members and the #agedcare sector, as LASA. From tomorrow 1 July, we speak with one clear, loud voice, to achieve transformational change through the new ACCPA, because we are #strongertogether. Follow this new voice here @ACCPAAustralia https://t.co/omH0zCJ5fi
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@ACCPAAustralia: Older Australians who receive support through home and community care and providers are likely to be affected by changes to working arrangements which come into effect on 1 July 2022. #agedcare Read More > https://t.co/4YyXIicKkT https://t.co/rOaxT9quW8
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@ACCPAAustralia: The latest Census reveals those aged 65 and over have increased by more than 700,000 since 2016, bringing the total to approx 4.4 million older Australians. @PaulSadlerCnslt said, “We must plan for the future and reform the #agedcare sector now." > https://t.co/ik5ocCPEpu https://t.co/8cXD5DgDhm
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The #workforce is the backbone of the age services industry and the reason we can provide quality care. This is why we need urgent action on #agedcare. https://t.co/bwm7DsPZea
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@NAgeingRI: Are you interested in learning more about the different types of #grief and acknowledging #loss and overcoming them? Details shown below!📅12th July 9:30am-12pm AEST 📌https://t.co/J8PYRPDKRu Featuring NARI researchers @kirstenmoore1 @DrKatrinGerber https://t.co/LcP3YomERj
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@ACCPAAustralia: The urgent need to fix the #agedcare workforce crisis is greater than ever with a new Committee for Economic Development Australia report showing the annual worker shortage faced by providers has doubled to 35,000 because of the pandemic. Read more > https://t.co/zefyU8IyoF https://t.co/FbiN2Zsy5g
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We've seen unprecedented legislative reform across the #retirementliving sector in Australia, largely been driven by consumer expectations. Find out why giving the customer what they want is key, in this #FusionMagazine piece from LASA's Paul Murphy. https://t.co/iI06pR6ODm https://t.co/SUJd3PQY1t
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Aged Care Employee Day is an opportunity to say #thanksforcaring to the dedicated #agedcare workers who look after our vulnerable older Australians. We encourage aged care providers and the wider community to get involved. Find out more: https://t.co/dwRD6iEyIL #FusionMagazine https://t.co/HA0dwJh9UF
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@ELDAC_agedcare: Would you like to be involved in providing feedback about ELDAC’s #SelfCare Room for people working in #AgedCare? We would appreciate you sharing your views with us! More in our latest news https://t.co/kWuUSWNM2f #feedback #survey https://t.co/fX6sdM9Uzm
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Read more in our latest issue of #FusionMagazine. Online now. https://t.co/iJpGf2MGWx https://t.co/awGQJVilVT
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@ACCPAAustralia will offer a range of outstanding programs to support #agedcare leaders. There's one starting 13 July. Remember to follow @ACCPAAustralia to keep up with the latest from 1 July. #leadership #workforce #talent https://t.co/puMUd30szc
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In his latest piece for #FusionMagazine, @CEO_LASA Sean Rooney explains why the federal election was a landmark election result for #agedcare, and how greater public awareness of issues within the sector made a big difference. https://t.co/JpSMjRaiSD #strongertogether #auspol https://t.co/739KMcp79I
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Did you know @ACCPAAustralia has a new Twitter account? Make sure you follow ACCPA from 1 July, to stay up-to-date with all things #agedcare in Australia. #agedcare #eldercare #strongertogether https://t.co/zIoPlr10Z5
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@LASANextGen National Future Leaders Virtual Forum 2022 offers an exciting program of national speakers including trailblazers, innovators and experts, designed especially for our current, emerging and future #agedcare leaders. Join us online 25 August. https://t.co/hPMVw6rHIp https://t.co/zH6HthNhUg
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What a fabulous initiative, @Lifeview1. We'll certainly be tuning int! #agedcare #eldercare #ageing #dogs #PetsInAgedCare https://t.co/Edw0NYQnuZ
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@AustAgeAgenda: Vaccine teams to be deployed to aged care homes to speed up "lagging" rollout, says @Mark_Butler_MP https://t.co/ZMiRNR7dEW #AgedCare https://t.co/AbUKNpt4Jq
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Join us online tomorrow 1-2pm AEST 23 June for this month's @LASANextGen Be Next session – a practical workshop to give you strategies to help empower you, set individual goals, and get the most out of your #agedcare career. This is a free event. Register: https://t.co/EEx9s3Qhlm https://t.co/CfrUhezRVz
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We're delighted to present the Govern with Care Virtual Forum today, in partnership with @GovInstAus⁠⁠, the only Australian provider of chartered #governance accreditation⁠, and with the support of @OnTalentAus, Australia's leading boutique talent advisory firm. #agedcare https://t.co/lj52qlkJ7q
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Do you have an abstract for the ACCPA National Conference – the largest #agedcare event in Australia? If you're a thought leader, innovator, provider or supplier, we'd love to hear from you. Submissions close 30 June 2022. Find out more: https://t.co/frkj68mk2Q @ACSANational https://t.co/lqV8579RoI
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Our winter issue of #FusionMagazine is online now. The theme 'new beginnings' couldn't be more apt, with a new government, a new minister & unification of @LASANational & @ACSANational. Our final issue of Fusion under the LASA brand, we hope you enjoy it. https://t.co/iJpGf2MGWx https://t.co/ogdauLv44z
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