The Department of Health has launched a discussion paper and online survey to inform the finer details of a new serious incident scheme for residential aged care.
Tag Archives | Serious Incident Response Scheme
The federal budget contains few surprises for the aged care sector with most measures previously announced and already allocated.
A government-commissioned report recommends a broader range of reportable incidents in aged care and outlines five options for a new serious incident scheme, three of which apply across all settings.
The Commonwealth Government has announced health sector leader Janet Anderson as the first commissioner of the aged care sector’s new quality regulator.