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21 Dec 2018

AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, today thanked all the hardworking, dedicated, and passionate aged care staff caring for Australia’s elderly this Christmas.

“While many of us are able to take leave and spend time with our families at this time of year, the aged care workforce ensures that older people receive the care they need,” Dr Bartone, a GP who visits patients in residential aged care facilities, said.

“Caring for older people is a rewarding experience, but can be challenging when older people have complex medical conditions.

Published: 21 Dec 2018