The overall performance of home care providers declined in 2017-18 and financial pressures are continuing, a key sector report says.
The average amount of unspent funds per home care package client has hit almost $7,000 and total unspent funds are likely to reach $600 million by the end of the financial year, a key financial analysis shows.
Home care package administration fees are dropping, a survey of approved providers shows.
A home care provider has come up with a solution for families who are unable to find respite for their loved ones during the holiday season by offering a bespoke Christmas at Home service.
Home care providers are failing to effectively engage inter-generational markets, an industry conference has heard. And they’re doing so at their own peril.
The federal government has come under pressure for its “woeful” inactivity on releasing data about waiting lists for home care packages.