This submission to the Department of Health’s Review of Aged Care Workforce Regulation highlights some of the risks and opportunities associated with any increase in regulation of staff who provide government funded aged care services.
While the review itself appears focussed on personal care workers, our submissions highlights the diversity of staff who provide funded services, and the significant differences in their clients, the nature of services and the potential risks.
Please see below submission in PDF and Word:
Submission to initial consultation paper – Review of Regulation of Aged Care Workforce, June 2020 PDF
Submission to initial consultation paper – Review of Regulation of Aged Care Workforce, June 2020 WORD