Government must address staffing issues: report

| 28 Oct 2015

A report has found that the aged care sector requires policy development to address staff retention and turnover, which is at around 25 per cent. Conducted by RMIT University, Curtin University and the University of Technology, the report found that government policy needs to look at issues such as employment conditions, salaries and training to improve staffing levels.

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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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