The health sector is faced with growing demand for its services
as our population ages
Recruitment continues to be a challenge for the sector. Health
organisations face competition from other employers who may
offer more attractive pay and conditions for similar roles.
Employee benefits, such as salary packaging, can be important in
recruiting and retaining staff in the health sector. Salary
packaging is considered a 'must have' by public health sector
employees - the opportunity to salary package some of their
income is often a factor when they are job hunting.
A wide range of Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) exemptions and
employee benefits are available to health employees.
How health employees can benefit
- salary package up to $9,010 each FBT year (1 April - 31 March)
on living expenses
- dine out using pre-tax dollars with the Meal Entertainment
benefit and Payment Card
- benefit with holiday accommodation and event savings.
More about employee benefit
Public health administrators also have large requirements for
specialised plant and equipment, as well as
vehicles, to support the delivery of services across metropolitan,
regional and rural Australia. Maxxia can help you by arranging the
finance, maintenance and remarketing of fleet vehicles or arranging
short term vehicle hire.
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