It is critical community aged care organisations review their current policies and practices and start matching them to the proposed new standards, writes Lorraine Poulos.
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The release of new draft aged care standards brings a single quality framework one step closer, but despite a proposed mid-year start date there is still much unknown, including about a pilot underway.
Concerns over focus on ‘safety’ in new aged care standards as facilitating consumer choice often involves a level of risk.
The Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency has partnered with state and territory industry peak bodies to offer the Understanding Accreditation course to association members.