News tagged with Aged Care

Emergency Planning for Aged Care Services

 

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.

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Hobart, TASSeptember 27 -

 

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Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

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COTA Australia: 5 urgent fixes needed in aged care right now

Australia’s peak advocacy body for older Australians COTA Australia today outlined the five priority fixes that need to occur in the near future to address well documented failures in aged care while the Royal Commission into aged care is conducting further investigation into the sector.

COTA Chief Executive, Ian Yates said Keep fixing Australia’s aged care system sets out urgent actions the Government must implement in tandem with the Royal Commission if it is serious about aged care reform.

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Perth, WASeptember 18 -

 

Overview

Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

The aim of this workshop is to … Read the rest

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Brisbane QLDSeptember 4 -

 

Overview

Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

The aim of this workshop is to … Read the rest

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Adelaide, SAAugust 3 -

 

Overview

Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

The aim of this workshop is to … Read the rest

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Darwin, NTAugust 1 -

 

Overview

Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

The aim of this workshop is to … Read the rest

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Canberra, ACTJuly 26 -

 

Overview

Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

The aim of this workshop is to … Read the rest

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Parramatta, NSWJuly 24 -

 

Overview

Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

The aim of this workshop is to … Read the rest

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Enhancing consumer engagement – Box Hill, VICJuly 17 -

 

Overview

Consumer engagement, choice and control, and the effective engagement of consumers in governance and continuous improvement, is central to the outcomes and requirements that underpin the new aged care quality standards.

The new aged care quality standards increase the focus on quality outcomes for consumers. This means aged care services and organisations should consider how they engage with consumers to partner, co-design and target services that meet the consumer’s expectations and needs.

The aim of this workshop is to … Read the rest

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