Further information on the changes to ageing and aged care
A number of improvements to the aged care system have already occurred; this fact sheet outlines the changes so far.
A fact sheet for providers offering a Home Care Package to a consumer, which also outlines what to consider when assisting them.
A fact sheet on the Commonwealth Home Support Programme and the associated aged care changes
A fact sheet to assist providers of aged care in preparation for the implementation of the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.
A factsheet for service providers detailing the changes to the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.
A fact sheet for care recipients detailing how to access CHSP, impact on existing clients and the CHSP fees policy.
A fact sheet on the review of review of Commonwealth Aged Care Advocacy Services
The Frequently Asked Questions have been prepared to help you with any questions you might have on the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.
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.
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).
A fact sheet providing an outline of what assessors need to know about the changes.
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).
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:
- Home Care Packages and Consumer Directed Care
Information on the changes to home care, including the implementation of consumer directed care.
- Commonwealth Home Support Programme
Information on the implementation of the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.
- My Aged Care
Information about the changes to My Aged Care.
- Quality Indicators
Information on the implementation of the national voluntary quality indicators for aged care.
Further Information on the financial changes to residential care and home care from July 2014.
Factsheets, presentations and webinars utilised as part of the 2014 sector briefings.