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Drilling down into the state of dental care

About 7500 Australians will undergo dental examinations as part of a new research project that aims to assess the level of oral diseases in the Australian adult population. The $5.8 million National Study of Adult Oral Health 2016–18 will also ...

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Carer welfare remains overlooked

Even the election couldn’t get officials to focus on the needs of those who are the backbone of the system. Given the importance of the aged care and disability policies for readers of Aged Care Insite, the lack of attention ...

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Workers, community members sound off on aged care

Health professionals and community members have listed increasing government funding and implementing regulated nurse ratios as steps that should be taken to improve aged care. The calls come from the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation’s (ANMF) phone-in and online questionnaire ...

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