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Debra King

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Report

11 Nov 2014

This report uses detailed analysis of the National Aged Care Workforce Census and Survey, 2012, to identify benchmarks of job quality for Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) and Community Care Workers (CCWs).

The purpose in identifying these job quality benchmarks is two-fold. Firstly, they allow...

Report

11 Nov 2014

This report uses detailed analysis of the National Aged Care Workforce Census and Survey, 2012, to identify the incidence and causes of work-related injuries/illnesses for Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) and Community Care Workers (CCWs). The analysis is used to provide Work Health and Safety benchmarks...

17 Dec 2012

A new book reviewed by Debra King in the Australian Review of Public Affairs makes a confronting comparison between industrial slaughterhouses and other ‘zones of confinement’.

In these zones—such as nursing homes, work that deals with death, decay and bodily fluids is physically hidden...

Report

28 Feb 2012

This research report contributes to the body of knowledge about the aged care workforce in Australia.

4 Oct 2010

To truly understand work, we need to see it as both a social and an individual activity, writes Debra King

in the Australian Review of Public Affairs

WE ARE OFTEN characterised by the work we do. When introduced to someone, we...

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