My Aged Care Assessment Manual


My Aged Care Assessment Manual

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Publication date: 
December 2021
Publication type: 
Intended audience: 
Health sector

This manual aims to drive good practices in the assessment of older people’s support needs and eligibility for Australian Government-subsidised aged care services.

It gives information on:

  • screening, referrals and assessments
  • delegation and approval processes
  • types of Australian Government-subsidised aged care
  • complaints and review
  • fees and payments
  • operational procedures