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This manual will help Aged care providers submit a specialisation application and to learn how the Specialisation Verification assessment process works.Part of a collection: My Aged Care – Service and Support Portal Resources
This spreadsheet classifies MBS items by private health insurance clinical category or procedure type and includes MBS items commencing 1 October 2022.
Exposure draft of the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Amendment (Code of Conduct and Banning Orders) Rules 2022
This is an Exposure Draft of the Code of Conduct for Aged Care (Code). It contains a copy of the Code, which will start on 1 December 2022.
In late 2021, we undertook public consultation on a draft Care and Support Sector Code of Conduct. This report provides a detailed summary of the consultation process and the findings from the consultation.
COVID-19 vaccination – When to get your COVID-19 vaccination (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people)
This infographic explains when you can get your COVID-19 vaccination.Part of a collection: COVID-19 vaccination – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander vaccine provider resources, COVID-19 vaccination – Third and fourth doses for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, COVID-19 vaccination – General COVID-19 vaccine information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Standard clinical category definitions for private health insurance hospital policies, effective 1 October 2022.
National Guidelines for the Prevention, Control and Public Health Management of Outbreaks of Acute Respiratory Infection (including COVID-19 and Influenza) in Residential Care Facilities
The Communicable Diseases Network Australia (CDNA) have developed these national guidelines for the prevention, control and public health management of outbreaks of acute respiratory infection (including COVID-19 and influenza) in residential care facilities in Australia.
Information about how a breach of the prescribed pattern of services (the 80/20 rule) is detected and the next steps when an 80/20 breach is foundPart of a collection: Prescribed Pattern of Service – The 80/20 rule
This communique summarises the third meeting of the Strengthening Medicare Taskforce, held on 29 September 2022.Part of a collection: Strengthening Medicare Taskforce – Communiques
This report includes safety surveillance data collected by AusVaxSafety for all COVID-19 vaccine brands used in Australia from 22 February 2021 to 31 December 2021 and includes data pages specific to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
AusVaxSafety is a national system monitoring vaccine safety in Australia. The report shows how people receiving vaccines, or their parents and carers, responded to the SMS about their health a few days after vaccination at each schedule point in the National Immunisation Program in Australia 2021.
The Aged Care Council of Elders play a critical role in making sure that those most central to the system, senior Australians, have input into shaping the aged care system.
PBS approved suppliers portal – How to request reissue of a PBS Approval to Supply (s90) Certificate
This guide provides instructions on how to request reissue of your PBS Approval to Supply (s90) Certificate (Certificate) via the PBS Approved Suppliers Portal (Portal).
PBS approved suppliers portal – How to submit an application to relocate (without a change of ownership) an approved pharmacy
This guide provides instructions on how to navigate the PBS Approved Suppliers Portal, complete the online application form and submit an application to relocate (without change of ownership) an approved pharmacy to supply pharmaceutical benefits at particular premises.
This user guide shows users instructions on how to register and sign in to the PBS approved suppliers portal.
This document outlines the governance of the Haemopoietic Progenitor Cell (HPC) Sector Advisory Group (Advisory Group). The Advisory Group will support the implementation of the National HPC Framework.
National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS) fortnightly reports – 5 September to 18 September 2022
This report, and accompanying table, provide a fortnightly summary on notifications of Australia's nationally notifiable diseases for 5 September to 18 September 2022.Part of a collection: National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS) fortnightly reports
Doctors use this fact sheet to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to take part in bowel cancer screening.
This document summarises the discussion and outcomes of the first Digital Transformation Sector Partners meeting on 2 September 2022.Part of a collection: Digital Transformation Sector Partners – Meeting summaries
The flip chart is designed to be used by health professionals talking with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people about bowel screening. It can be used with small groups or with a single person.
This checklist includes all the key items health professionals should cover when talking with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients about bowel screening. These activities do not all need to be carried out by one health professional or all at the same time.