Struggling aged care providers ask for 'please explain' from government

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Updated July 22 2022 - 9:54am, first published June 30 2022 - 5:00am
Aged care providers say new government subsidy is inadequate.
Aged care providers say new government subsidy is inadequate.

As the crisis in aged care funding and workforce shortages grows, providers are seeking an urgent explanation from the federal government following the announcement that subsidies will increase by only 1.7 per cent during 2022-23.

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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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