News tagged with My Aged Care

Finding the support you need

If you’re finding it harder to do the things you used to, My Aged Care can help you access aged services to support you.

The My Aged Care website features a range of resources for consumers and service providers.

These resources include new case study videos for:

You can view or download all of these resources from the My Aged Care website.

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Aged Care Roadshow – FREE Info SessionJune 28 -

 

Would you like to know more about Aged Care and how to access Government Funded Aged Care Services?

Any member of the public who would like more information about Aged Care options is welcome.

TOPICS INCLUDE:
• Access to Aged Care Services
• My Aged Care
• Types of Commonwealth funded aged care services available
• Your rights and responsibilities

*MORNING TEA PROVIDED

BOOKINGS REQUIRED For seating and catering purposes please RSVP via email at QLDACRoadshow@health.gov.au or phone (07) 3360 … Read the rest

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Aged Care Roadshow – Free Info SessionJune 26 -

 

Would you like to know more about Aged Care and how to access Government Funded Aged Care Services?

Any member of the public who would like more information about Aged Care options is welcome.

TOPICS INCLUDE:
• Access to Aged Care Services
• My Aged Care
• Types of Commonwealth funded aged care services available
• Your rights and responsibilities

*MORNING TEA PROVIDED

BOOKINGS REQUIRED For seating and catering purposes please RSVP via email at QLDACRoadshow@health.gov.au or phone (07) 3360 … Read the rest

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Aged Care Roadshow – Info ForumJune 26 -

An Australian Government Presentation for Aged Care Service Providers and Health Professionals

Topics Include:
• My Aged Care
• Aged Care Reforms
• Aged Care Complaints

BOOKINGS REQUIRED For seating and catering purposes please RSVP via email at
QLDACRoadshow@health.gov.au or phone (07) 3360 2800 with the following
information – organisation, contact name and number of people attending.

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Opportunity to participate in the NSAF Review survey

The department is reviewing the National Screening and Assessment Form (NSAF) in response to feedback from the sector. This is a high priority to support a more effective and streamlined assessment process.

Background

The National Screening and Assessment Form (NSAF) was implemented in My Aged Care in 2015 to support the collection of information during:

  • Screening (conducted over-the-phone by the My Aged Care contact centre)
  • Home Support Assessment (conducted face-to-face by the My Aged Care Regional Assessment Service)
  • Comprehensive Assessment
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My Aged Care evaluation findings

 

The department conducted a second wave of research in late 2016 – early 2017 to evaluate the implementation of My Aged Care amongst consumers, assessors, service providers and other key stakeholder groups.

The objectives were to evaluate experiences and perceptions of the aged care system and My Aged Care since the first wave of research in early 2016.

Key findings

Care recipients and carers continue to report high levels of satisfaction in many areas, including:

  • screening outcomes
  • face-to-face assessment
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