QNU demands change after aged-care failure

The dramatic shutdown of a Gold Coast nursing home shows why “opaque” subcontracting arrangements must be banned in aged care, the Queensland Nurses Union says. The union is demanding changes after 70 high-care residents were evacuated from the Earle Haven Retirement Village amid a dispute between its owner and a subcontractor tasked with operating its… Read More »

Trump administration agrees to independent investigation of health conditions for children at border facilities

The pediatrician, Dr. Paul Wise, toured detention centers at the border last summer and was critical of the conditions there, according to a Stanford publication. In that interview, Wise described how migrant children are kept in a “kind of cage-like” processing center. “From there, they get moved to a different processing center, which is kind… Read More »