A new version of case management and social collaboration platform Pynx has been released with several new features for aged care and community organisations.
Existing home support clients with complex or high needs will be grandfathered from 1 July 2015 when the new Commonwealth Home Support Program launches until they transition to more appropriate services, AAA can confirm.
With the move towards consumer directed care, case managers see their future role being more about motivation and education and less about managing budgets, according to research from the University of Melbourne.
AUDIO: A crisis is looming in home support provision if case management is not funded beyond July, Associate Professor Michael Fine has told a gathering of case managers.
AUDIO: Certification among Australia’s aged care case managers is increasing with a number of providers moving to formally skill up their workers, the Case Management Society of Australia and New Zealand told the NEWSROOM at ACSA National Conference.
Case management as a discipline is coming of age. A US expert says Australia’s new certification scheme is the next step in securing the future of professional case management