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This document is for aged care assessors, aged care service providers and the My Aged Care contact centre. It provides guidance on support plan review and new assessment policy and processes.
This document provides information on the ACETI program, including completion payments, applying for payments, and what happens if you change employer or training course during your study. ACETI is closed to new participants and will end on 30 June 2020.
These guidelines are for students in the ACETI program who are eligible to receive completion payments. ACETI is closed to new participants and will end on 30 June 2020.
This scale is part of the Psychogeriatric Assessment Scales (PAS). Aged care providers can use this to test cognitive impairment of care recipients. It includes the questions and the scoring method.
PAS helps aged care providers to carry out psychogeriatric assessments for dementia and depression. You do not need extensive training to use it. To do a PAS assessment, you interview the care recipient and someone who knows the recipient well, such as a carer or relative.
This scale is part of the Psychogeriatric Assessment Scales (PAS). Aged care providers can use this to test cognitive impairment of care recipients. It includes the questions and the scoring method. It is suitable for people who are non-verbal, have reduced fine motor skills or visually impaired.
Approved aged care providers use this assessment pack to conduct ACFI appraisals and reappraisals. This pack includes guidelines for assessments
and copies of assessment tools.
Training Facilitator’s Guide – Caring for Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants and Stolen Generations Information Package
A guide for people facilitating training using the Caring for Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants and Stolen Generations Information Package.
This document explains how to manually download the myAssessor app on a Windows device using an installation file (known as sideloading), outside of the app store processPart of a collection: My Aged Care – Assessor Portal Resources
Approved aged care providers should read this guide before submitting an application to combine residential care services or Home Care Package services.
This guide is intended to provide general information about aged care places management.
The Public Health and Chronic Disease Grant program started on 1 July 2016. These guidelines outline the types of activities that this program funds, and how they are administered.
This guide explains what is, and is not, allowed under the Tobacco Advertising Prohibition Act 1992.
The CVS matches volunteer visitors with people receiving government-subsidised aged care services. Find out what a CVS volunteer visitor does, why the experience is valuable, how to become one and what your responsibilities would be.
This document answers the common questions we receive about the CVS — a program that matches volunteer visitors with people receiving government-subsidised aged care services.
This document provides information for auspices — organisations funded to deliver the CVS. Find out how you must deliver the CVS including how to manage volunteers and visits and what to do if you receive or give gifts.
Use this guide to help you identify some of the key requirements of tobacco plain packaging for non-cigarette products such as cigars, roll-your-own tobacco and shisha/waterpipe tobacco.
An information booklet on fees for Home Care Packages and residential aged care, for people entering care from 1 July 2014.
These guidelines for health professionals outline medications available for treating opioid dependence in Australia. They are intended for use by those not experienced in the treatment of alcohol and other drug problems.
This guide is for health professionals working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who want to quit smoking. It has information on medicines that can help quit smoking, including nicotine replacement therapy (NRT).