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...

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...

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...

Election 2022: Aged care tops list of concerns for voters

Aged care is at the top of voters’ minds as we enter the final weeks of the election campaign. Recent surveys from the Australian National University and also the ABC’s Vote Compass have confirmed that aged care ranks as a top issue of concern for Australians as...