Good news for Health and Aged care sectors
Estimated to create thousands of Job
The announcement of $1.6 billion to fund 23,000 additional home care packages was the centerpiece of the government’s aged care announcement on yesterday’s budget.
The budget also includes
$3.9 billion for the National Disability Insurance Scheme
$19.5 million for private health insurance reforms,
$11.3 million for training delivering quality residential care
$5.7 billion committed to mental health in 2020-21 including front line services and suicide prevention.
A3.9 billion for the National Disability Insurance Service
The support will focus on aged care providers and carers of people experiencing behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia.
This budget announcement is a part of health measures that defer large-scale reform while responding to urgent needs highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic and is likely to create a lot of jobs in the Health and Aged Care sector.
What is the implication of this announcement?
The health sector was already in high-demand in Australia, with this announcement it will spur further demand in the Health, Disability, Aged Care sector.
Popular short and In-demand courses in Aged care and Nursing related courses
The following could be a few of the courses which can lead to accreditation to be eligible to qualify for these jobs:
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