New scheme requires aged care providers to better manage abuse and neglect of residents

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Updated April 23 2021 - 8:50am, first published April 1 2021 - 11:52am
Scheme launcded to protect senior Australians in aged care.
Scheme launcded to protect senior Australians in aged care.

From today aged care providers will be required to provide better protection for older Australians in their care with the launch of the Serious Incident Response Scheme.

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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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