Up to 40 per cent of aged care residents get no visitors, minister Ken Wyatt says
Up to 40 per cent of people in aged care homes never get visitors, Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt has told the National Press Club.
“It saddens me immensely,” Mr Wyatt said. He said it was a figure he had heard rather than a solid statistic, but Mr Wyatt said he was dismayed that older people were left on their own without family contact. [Read more…] about Aged Care residents get no visitors