Aged care is an important component of Australia’s health system. The National Health and Hospitals Reform Commission (NHHRC) considered that significant reform is needed to the aged care system, including its relationship to the rest of the health system, if it is to
meet the challenges of an older and increasingly diverse population.
The Productivity Commission was requested to develop detailed options for redesigning Australia’s aged care system to ensure it can meet the challenges facing it in coming decades.
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