Growing Pains: Australia's Healthcare Situation
Australiaâ€™s population, particularly with the elderly is growing. As they grow, so do their needs. One of the most fundamental needs of a nation is health care. In 30 years time, the total 45 years and over population would grow into old age; and with old age comes more diseases- who will take care of them? How is Australiaâ€™s healthcare workforce shaping up? Will it be able to cope with the ever increasing demand for its services?