Elderly people to move back into their homes.

The minister says more than 1,700 older Australians are expected to benefit from the program every year and it’ll shorten medical center waiting lists. The funding will make available 228 fresh transitional care areas and make sure help will be supplied for elderly people in areas such as showering, transportation, and medical appointments. Ms Elliot said the new bundle would allow older people to recover their independence after a medical center stay and combat the widespread practice of leaving frail, elderly people taking on acute-care beds because they’re unable to find nursing home accommodation or look after themselves properly at home..This article is definitely republished with kind authorization from our friends at The Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the complete Kaiser Daily Health Policy Record, search the archives, or join email delivery of in-depth coverage of health policy developments, discussions and debates. The Kaiser Daily Wellness Policy Report is published for Kaisernetwork.org, a free support of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2008 Advisory Plank Kaiser and Company Family members Foundation. All rights reserved.

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