Aged care receives $106 million funding boost

| 13 Sep 2018

The Federal Government has announced a $106 million funding boost to the aged care sector, with a focus on supporting better facilities, care and standards.  The funding will be divided between supporting regional and remote aged care services, helping residential aged care providers transition to the new Aged Care Quality Standards, and to the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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