It is important that all aged care providers are well prepared and able to respond to emergency events.
Maintaining quality care under these circumstances requires effective emergency risk management and planning.
It is important that you are well prepared for any events which may impact your service.
The Australian Department of Health website provides resources that you may wish to consider in your planning.
Volunteering Queensland has released two disaster preparedness tools to help older Queenslanders to start basic disaster planning, and community agencies that provide services to undertake business continuity and disaster preparedness for their facilities and clients. Access them here.