Royal Commission chair Tony Pagone issued a statement distancing the commission from comments made by Aged Care Minister Richard Colbeck.
A senior Tasmanian health official has appeared before the Royal Commission into Aged Care on its last day of hearings for 2019.
The royal commission has been told there is a lack of access to GPs as well as specialists, with both aged care residents and older people living in the community experiencing difficulties.
A Canberra woman has told of her battle to get proper care for her mother in an ACT aged care facility.
Data from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has been released as a royal commission investigates the scandal-prone aged care sector.
Bupa South Hobart is one of ten Bupa-operated age care facilities sanctioned between July 2018 and March 2019.