Aged care royal commission report points to systemic flaws in design and governance and poor quality care

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Updated March 2 2021 - 2:48pm, first published 12:46pm
Royal commission report a roadmap for improvement of sector.
Royal commission report a roadmap for improvement of sector.

It's been over two years in the making, but finally the Aged Care Royal Commissioners Tony Pagone and Lynelle Briggs have presented their final warts-and-all report which has proved a damning indictment on a sector whose sole purpose should be the compassionate and quality care of some of our most vulnerable people.

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Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: eileen.wood@thesenior.com.au or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487 495 805

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