Aged care worker shortages a complex problem, says new minister

Eileen Wood
By Eileen Wood
June 20 2022 - 5:00am
Five point plan to improve aged care.

Improved staffing, better food for residents, increased provider accountability and new powers for the aged care complaints commissioner are some of the priorities for the new aged care minister, Anika Wells.


Eileen Wood

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: or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0490 373 465

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