Aged care resources
A list of resources — including apps, audio and video resources and other publications — about aged care.
My Aged Care has resources that the aged care sector can order to share with their clients. This includes brochures, booklets and checklists. These resources are also available in up to 22 other languages.
- 2 January 2019Report
This document lists the allocations made to successful applicants in the 2018–19 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR). They are listed by state and territory and region.
My Aged Care Quick Reference Guide – Updating Multi-Purpose Services in the My Aged Care Service Provider Portal21 December 2018Procedure
Approved Multi-Purpose Service (MPS) providers must keep their information in the My Aged Care service provider portal up to date. This quick reference guide for administrator users of the portal covers how to add and update information in the portal.
- 13 December 2018Fact Sheet
This fact sheet shows how Home Support Assessors can link support or reablement to a client’s support plan in My Aged Care.
- 25 November 2018Fact Sheet
These infographics highlight the key facts of the 2017–18 report on the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 (ROACA). They include statistics on aged care providers, expenditure and types of aged care services.
- 25 November 2018Report
This document provides key statistics from the 2017–18 report on the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 (ROACA). It includes statistics for different types of care, the aged care workforce and quality and regulation.
- 2 November 2018Fact Sheet
This fact sheet helps assessors understand the National Screening and Assessment Form when helping older Australians find the aged care services they need.
- 1 November 2018Report
This 2018 report by the Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) looks at how people finance and pay for their aged care costs. It provides advice on how we can better support these important decisions.
- 31 October 2018Report
This 2018 report by the Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) found that more people are using residential respite care. It outlines concerns about how respite care places are allocated and recommends actions.
- 25 October 2018Fact Sheet
This fact sheet explains how service providers can remove duplicate services and service item names in My Aged Care. This helps senior Australians, their families and carers find and compare home care services.
- 18 October 2018Guideline
These guidelines contain the information you need when filling in the Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS) application form.
- 8 October 2018 2:00pm to 4:00pm AEDTWebinar
This webinar provided an update on the operations of My Aged Care and the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency, addressing key areas of interest for service providers and the assessment workforce.
- 1 October 2018Guideline
This guide is for Regional Assessment Services (RAS) and Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT). It outlines the information you must consider and record when conducting home support assessments and comprehensive assessments.
- 1 October 2018Guideline
This guide helps Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT) delegates complete the decision process in the My Aged Care assessor portal.
- 28 September 2018Report
Find a Multi-Purpose Service that can deliver aged care services in rural and remote locations. Locations are marked on a map and also available as a list of street addresses within each state and territory.
- 1 September 2018Report
An Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) update following the release of their 2018 annual report on aged care funding and financing.
- 13 August 2018Report
The evaluation considered the successes and challenges of PICAC from 2011 to 2018. It looked at what’s working, what’s not working and why.
- 30 July 2018Guideline
This document provides background on aged care in Australia and answers to common questions about applying for the 2018–19 ACAR.
- 3 July 2018Guideline
This guide provides information about the 2018–19 ACAR, including eligibility, how to complete the application forms, and the assessment process.
- 1 July 2018Guideline
This guide explains the tasks that people in the delegate support role can do to support delegates in the My Aged Care assessor portal.
- 1 July 2018Guideline
This guide explains how Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT) assessors and delegates should enter and manage short-term restorative care details in the My Aged Care assessor portal.
- 25 June 2018Strategy or framework
This strategy sets out 14 actions for industry to change attitudes to caring, attract and retain a skilled aged care workforce, and ensure the workforce can meet aged care needs now and into the future. It was developed by the Aged Care Workforce Taskforce and released in September 2018.
- 18 June 2018Guideline
These guidelines form the basis of the relationship between the Department of Health and the service provider. They provide an overview of the CoS Programme and its related activities, performance management and reporting