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Hunter aged care providers share fears for resident safety and care as COVID adds extra staffing pressure to workforce

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
January 14 2022 - 6:30pm
Stretched: Bishop of Newcastle Peter Stuart says aged care providers are under immense pressure. Picture: Simone De Peak

HUNTER aged care providers say an avalanche of Omicron cases has left the sector desperately short staffed and struggling to provide adequate care - yet the Commonwealth has refused to consider their proposals for workforce solutions.

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Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont

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Anita Beaumont is a health and general news reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

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