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Albanese blames for-profit aged care amid Covid ‘tragedy’ but declines to say Labor would end it – The Guardian

Labor leader says Australia’s aged care system will need ‘structural changes’ after the royal commission

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Anthony Albanese says Australias aged care sector will need structural changes after the royal commission has completed its work, but he has declined to say whether a future Labor government would end for-profit care.
Speaking at the National Press Club on Thursday, the Labor leader highlighted the tragedies in aged care during the pandemic, and in questions after the speech, predicted structural reform would undoubtedly be part of the recommendations of the royal commission.
Albanese pointed …

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