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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] A Riverina nursing specialist says the Caring for Older Australians report released this week fails to provide incentives or a time line to lift the quality of aged care. Dr Maree Bernoth made two submissions and addressed the...

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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]NURSING homes are breaking the law by restraining elderly residents in chairs and beds for more than two hours. Under guidelines set out by state and territory governments, restraints are only to be used as a last resort...