APA websites
Home » Ageing
 

National Aged Care Alliance identify immediate priorities on aged care reform for upcoming budget

An alliance of consumers, unions, health professionals and providers in the aged care sector will be watching closely as the May federal budget draws near to ensure the federal government a

Federal Budget a test of Government’s commitment to quality aged care

The Federal Budget will be a litmus test of the Australian Government’s commitment to quality aged care and increased access to critical services such as physiotherapy.

Landmark report confirms economic value of physiotherapy

A landmark report released by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) provides irrefutable evidence of the cost effectiveness a

Aged Care Royal Commission identifies need for falls prevention programs for older people

The Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) has welcomed the Final Report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety, which identified promoting and maintaining mobility t

New aged care funding a good start, but more to be done

New Federal Government funding of physiotherapy and other allied health services to combat the impacts of COVID-19 in older Australians is a step in the right direction toward much-needed l

Proposed Royal Commission recommendations offer older Australians hope for proper treatment and care

Australia must seize the opportunity to redesign our aged care system so that it is focused wholly on the health, independence and wellbeing of older people.

RC recommendations a step forward for physio

Recommendations made to the royal commission on allied health go a long way to supporting physiotherapy in aged care and improving the quality of life of residents, an allied health peak bo

Recommendations recognise importance of physiotherapy in improving quality of life of older Australians

Final proposed recommendations to the Aged Care Royal Commission have backed the Australian Physiotherapy Association’s (APA) call for an aged care system focused on improving the quality o

Royal Commission survey of aged care residents adds to chorus calling for sector reform

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety’s commissioned surveys of aged care residents reinforce the Australian Physiotherapy Association’s (APA) call for quality, evidence ba

New MBS funding for aged care residents will save lives

The Federal Government’s immediate acceptance of the Royal Commission’s recommendation to urgently fund physiotherapists and other allied health practitioners to address health impacts of C

Pages

APA Partners