Video: Queensland Health Minister says dozens of elderly residents were distressed (ABC News) Queensland Health Minister Steven Miles has called for an investigation into the sudden closure of a Gold Coast aged care facility yesterday after claims the nursing home was stripped and patient records taken. Contractors who run the facility alleged they had not been paid for a month Queensland’s Health minister wants a federal inquiry into the matter People Care allege that HelpStreet, the contractor hired to run the facility, was given assurances they would be paid in full A contract dispute between the owners of Earle Haven Retirement Village at Nerang and the contractor running the facility left scores of vulnerable elderly residents in limbo when it was shut down about 2:00pm on Thursday. HelpStreet Group, who operates the centre, said they had no choice after staff allegedly went unpaid due to a contract dispute with […]