Further information on the changes to ageing and aged care

Aged Care changes – the journey so far

A number of improvements to the aged care system have already occurred; this fact sheet outlines the changes so far.

Developing a care plan - Information for Home Care Package providers

A fact sheet for providers offering a Home Care Package to a consumer, which also outlines what to consider when assisting them.

Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) - Transition and implementation for providers

A fact sheet on the Commonwealth Home Support Programme and the associated aged care changes

CHSP - Programme Manual

A fact sheet to assist providers of aged care in preparation for the implementation of the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.

CHSP information sheet for service providers

A factsheet for service providers detailing the changes to the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.

CHSP information sheet for older people, their families and carers 

A fact sheet for care recipients detailing how to access CHSP, impact on existing clients and the CHSP fees policy.

Information sheet on the review of Commonwealth Aged Care Advocacy Services

A fact sheet on the review of review of Commonwealth Aged Care Advocacy Services

CHSP Frequently Asked Questions

The Frequently Asked Questions have been prepared to help you with any questions you might have on the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.

Information Sheet on the CHSP

Information on the Commonwealth Home Support Programme and the existing programmes it will incorporate, as outlined in the Key Directions for Commonwealth Home Support Programme Discussion Paper.

My Aged Care changes in 2015

A fact sheet on the changes to My Aged Care in 2015, including information on the introduction of the My Aged Care portals, central client records, the national screening and assessment process, and electronic referrals for service(s).

What the My Aged Care changes in 2015 mean for assessors

A fact sheet providing an outline of what assessors need to know about the changes.

What the My Aged Care changes mean for service providers

A fact sheet outlining what service providers need to know about the changes, including the My Aged Care portals, central client records, the national screening and assessment process, and electronic referrals for service(s).

Information on the implementation of the national voluntary quality indicators for aged care

Quality indicators (QI) measure aspects of service provision which contribute to the quality of care and services given by the provider, and consumers’ quality of life and experiences.

Comprehensive information on the 2015 key change areas:

Frequently Asked Questions

Further Information on the financial changes to residential care and home care from July 2014.

Further information on the 2014 changes to aged care

Factsheets, presentations and webinars utilised as part of the 2014 sector briefings.

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