Tag Archives: Workers

Bathurst ready to respond when aged care industry needs workers

HAVE you ever considered a career in aged care? Now is the time to start. According to a report released earlier this month by Deloitte Access Economic, The path to prosperity: Why the future of work is human, Australia faces a caring professions skills shortage. Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) CEO Patricia Sparrow said… Read More »

Viewpoints: Reimagine The Roles Of Primary Care Physicians Or Keep Losing Them; Upcoming Demand For Health Care Workers Is Daunting

Editorial pages weigh in on these health care topics and others. Stat: After Training In Primary Care, We Aren’t Becoming Primary Care Docs  Nearly three years ago, we began training as primary care doctors in two residency programs at a Harvard-affiliated teaching hospital. We understood the value of longitudinal patient-doctor relationships and wagered that primary… Read More »

Kaiser Permanente mental health workers threaten to strike – Los Angeles Times

Oakland-based Kaiser, which did not immediately respond to a request for comment, is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit health plans; it has 12.3 million members, including 4.6 million in Southern California. The health maintenance organization, or HMO, generated nearly $ 80 billion of revenue and $ 2.5 billion of net income last year, according… Read More »