Lavan’s Aged Care, Seniors Living and Disability partner Amber Crosthwaite has published her most recent fortnightly opinion piece for Business News this week (15 November 2021).
In this article, Amber explores how workforce shortages in the aged care sector have hit a crisis point, and highlights how the problem is set to worsen.
In communities across Western Australia, people are being displaced because local aged care services have closed admissions and some services may close completely. Responding to this issue requires a genuine and urgent engagement by the state and federal governments with ministerial support across relevant portfolios.
Find out more here and head to page 63. (Please note that this is behind a paywall and requires a Business News subscription to read in full).