TWO of the city’s leading aged care providers have welcomed a Royal Commission into the aged care sector.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison last month announced the Federal Government’s decision to review the quality of care provided in residential and home aged care.
The Royal Commission will also look at young Australians with disabilities living in residential aged care settings.
Boandik chief executive Gillian McGinty said she welcomed a “detailed investigation” following a number of previous reviews into the sector with few tangible outcomes.
“This will be broader