Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) has launched a new automated procurement portal which allows members to connect with a national network of suppliers.
Regional community care providers have rejected a return to block funding, saying the benefits of consumer directed care are too important to give up.
Australia’s most vulnerable older people appear to be getting left behind following the Increasing Choice in Home Care reforms.
While we await the royal commission’s final report, there is no need to wait to implement solutions to help realise client-driven care.
CDC in the home care packages program may be fostering isolation among older Australians, research suggests.
A federal government’s consultation paper has determined that unspent funds will need to be returned to the government. Where does this leave providers?
LASA is looking at the interface between NDIS Services and the aged care sector.
Home care has been identified as one of three areas requiring immediate action in the interim report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality Safety.
The aged care manager at Deaf Services Queensland is expanding service offerings after bringing back learnings from Finland.
Women using home nursing services are becoming older and more medically complex, according to a study.
Consumer directed care is driving the accumulation of unspent funds, according to new research.
LASA’s CEO Sean Rooney has described the current home care situation as “unacceptable in 21st century Australia” as the peak released a 16-point pathway to reform in the aged care sector.
An Australian-built plan management tool promises to reduce the administrative burden on NDIS plan managers.
A study has found consumer directed care is making it hard for home care workers to establish relationships with clients.