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Summary of the 2018–19 Report on the Operation of the Aged Care Act 1997

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Publication date: 
November 2019
Publication type: 
Intended audience: 
General public

This document provides a summary of the key statistics in the 2018–19 report on the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 (ROACA).

It includes statistics in 10 areas:

  • overview of the Australian aged care system
  • informed access to aged care
  • home support
  • home care
  • respite care
  • residential care
  • flexible care
  • support for people with special needs
  • aged care workforce and sector support
  • quality and regulation

Also see the ROACA key facts.