Resources for aged care assessors

A list of resources – including guides, fact sheets and other publications – for aged care assessors.

Resources

Fact sheet for RAS and ACAT Assessors on care finders

This fact sheet provides information on the care finder program, the target population for care finders and how an assessor can find and connect a person with this service.

My Aged Care – Key Terms

This document lists and defines key terms used in My Aged Care to help assessors, service providers, and hospital staff.

Logging in to the My Aged Care Portals using VANguard FAS

This user guide explains how My Aged Care portal users who only need to have access to a single portal – assessor, service and support or hospital portal – can access it.

My Aged Care – Assessor Portal User Guide 8 – Referring for Services Regional Assessment Services

This guide helps Regional Assessment Services (RAS) refer older Australians for service recommendations made in the client’s support plan, based on the client’s preferred service provider in the My Aged Care assessor portal.

My Aged Care Assessor Portal – Organisation Administrator User Guide

This guide gives people who use the My Aged Care assessor portal an overview of the portal and instructions on how to use it.

My Aged Care – Assessor Portal User Guide 8 – Referring for services Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT)

This guide helps Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT) refer older Australians to aged care services in the My Aged Care assessor portal, including the Commonwealth Home Support Programme and Multi-Purpose Services.

My Aged Care – Assessor Portal User Guide 14 – Short-Term Restorative Care

This guide explains how Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT) assessors and delegates should enter and manage Short-Term Restorative Care (STRC) details in the My Aged Care assessor portal.

My Aged Care assessor portal

Aged care assessors must use this portal to manage referrals for assessment, record assessment details and manage client information such as support plans and referrals to services.

Australian National Aged Care Classification (AN-ACC) app – sideloading files

Aged care assessment organisations can distribute the Australian National Aged Care Classification (AN-ACC) installation files so their staff can manually install (sideload) the AN-ACC app on a Windows 8+ device.

myAssessor app – sideloading files

Aged care assessment organisations can distribute the myAssessor installation files so their staff can manually install (sideload) the myAssessor app on a Windows 8+ device.
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