Federal Council approves expansion of powers for nursing staff as a further step in nursing reform

2023-07-12 20:24:07 Voluntary commitment will be more strongly promoted in the future, new exception provisions for PRomotion “sub auspiciis” Vienna (PK) – Another part of the care reform with the resolution in Federal Council cleared the last parliamentary hurdle today. The amendment to the Health and Nursing Act (GuKG Amendment 2023) is intended to bring … Read more

AK President Stangl criticized care reform 2: “Good approaches, but the employees were forgotten again!”

2023-05-25 15:03:25 Linz – From the point of view of AK President Andreas Stangl, the new care reform package passed by the Council of Ministers on May 24th is not a big hit. The support for caring relatives (such as the increase in funding for 24-hour care, more relief talks or the extension of the … Read more

Raab: More funds for the labor market integration of migrants in the care sector

2023-05-24 07:13:08 Care reform brings an additional 1 million euros for projects that support migrants in integrating into the labor market Vienna (OTS) – “There are an enormous number of vacancies on the Austrian labor market and there is a desperate need for workers, especially in the nursing and care work. At the same time, … Read more