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Submission to the Inspector-General of Aged Care Taskforce

Submission to the Inspector-General of Aged Care Taskforce

20 January 2023
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Summary

Summary:
National Seniors Australia supports the creation of an Inspector-General of Aged Care as recommended by the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.

They emphasize the importance of ensuring the independence of the Inspector-General and their staff.

National Seniors Australia highlights the need for a transparent process in appointing the Inspector-General to avoid conflicts of interest, especially regarding political influences.

Submission to the Inspector?General of Aged Care Taskforce

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National Seniors is a not-for-profit membership and advocacy organisation that gives older Australians – working and retired – a strong national voice. We tackle issues such as age discrimination, mature age employment, the Age Pension, social inclusion, cost of living concerns and more.

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