07 Mar '12, 9pm

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SINGAPORE - With the capacity and affordability of care for the aged being enhanced, a significant push will also be made on the manpower front. The Agency for Integrated Care (AIC) has embarked on a pilot project to redesign processes and jobs in three nursing homes relocating to new premises, as part of a Government plan to develop the infrastructure and manpower capabilities of the intermediate and long-term care (ILTC) sector. The Health Ministry will also set aside up to S$32 million in the 2012 Financial Year to support the sector in staffing and pay enhancements, as well as committing S$117 million over the next five years for productivity and skills upgrading. At yesterday's Committee of Supply debate, Nee Soon GRC MP Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim and Tanjong Pagar GRC MP Chia Shi Lu asked if there are adequate manpower to care for Singapore's ageing population, while S...

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