Ageing and aged care

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – overview

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – residential care – interim increase to general subsidy

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – more home care packages

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – extending the Commonwealth Home Support Program

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – mandatory national quality indicators

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – serious incident response scheme

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – reducing the misuse of medicines in residential aged care

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – strengthened regulation through risk based targeting and information sharing

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – home care compliance – risk based monitoring and assessment

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – enhanced home care dementia cognition and support

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – enhanced home care support for veterans

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – further enhancing safety in aged care

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – supporting implementation of the Aged Care Workforce Strategy

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – trial of alternative residential aged care funding tool

Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – support providers through business advisory services

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Last updated: 
19 June 2019
Publication type: 
Collection
Audience: 
General public
Description: 

This set of fact sheets contain information related to ageing and aged care in the 2019–20 Health Portfolio Budget. Each fact sheet covers:

  • what the measure is
  • why it is important
  • who will benefit
  • how much it will cost