The below article “How a pandemic changed home care” was published on online publication Community Care Review in September 2020.

How a pandemic changed home care

As the royal commission opened hearings into home care this week, it heard that COVID-19 would likely reposition home care in Australia’s aged care system.

“COVID is likely to reinforce people’s preference to age in place at home, and do all they can to avoid admission to residential care,” Counsel Assisting Peter Gray said in his opening statement.

Community Care Review surveyed providers about how they saw the pandemic affecting the home care sector now and into the future.

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Posted: September 3, 2020