Rural providers require separate finance plan: Ley

| 02 Nov 2015

Health Minister Sussan Ley has revealed that the government is working on a residential aged care finance plan for rural and remote providers. Ms Ley explained that a market-based approach did not always work in remote areas, and a separate finance plan is needed to suit the specific needs of remote and rural providers.

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