Aged Care Alert – Aged Care Budget 2022-23

The Australian Government is now entering the second year of the 5-year aged care reform program, in response to the recommendations of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.

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Health sector

The Budget 2022-23 further invests $522 million in the aged care reforms. This grows the Government’s commitment to the reforms to $18.8 billion.

Key elements of the Budget 2022-23 are:

Aged Care Workforce Action Plan

The Aged Care Workforce Action Plan: 2022-25 outlines the Government’s actions to grow, skill and enable an aged care workforce that puts senior Australians first.

It provides the decisive and coordinated action needed to cultivate a world class aged care workforce. It sits alongside the National Care and Support Workforce Strategy.

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We invite all Australians to engage with us about the aged care reforms. Sign up for engagement activities, visit the Aged Care Engagement Hub.


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