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  • National Aged Care Mandatory Quality Indicator Program quick reference guides

    These guides are for government-subsidised residential aged care providers. They provide advice on how to assess residents for pressure injuries, how to count the use of physical restraint, and how to record unplanned weight loss. They also include examples of how you can record the data.

  • A quality vision for aged care

    These resources outline the Aged Care Sector Committee's vision for quality aged care. They include an illustrated poster, a radial diagram poster, an infographic and an overview of the vision and how it supports quality in aged care.

  • My Aged Care research and evaluation

    We regularly review and evaluate My Aged Care to make sure it’s being effective. Independent researchers consult a wide range of stakeholders to cover all aspects of My Aged Care. These reports outline the results of the research that has been done so far.

  • My Aged Care – Getting started with myGovID and Relationship Authorisation Manager

    The information in this collection will help My Aged Care users, and their organisations, make a smooth transition from AUSkey to the new replacement services myGovID and Relationship Authorisation Manager (RAM).

  • Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) Resources

    These resources are to assist approved aged care providers to complete assessments for the ACFI. Included in this collection are the user guide, fact sheet, and the assessment and answer appraisal packs.

  • 2015 Aged Care Planning Region maps

    This collection contains the 2015 planning region maps for each state and territory, the correspondence of planning regions to Statistical Areas Level 2 (SA2s), and the planning region shapefile.

  • My Aged Care – Assessor Portal Resources

    These resources will help assessors to use the My Aged Care assessor portal. They include fact sheets, guidelines, quick reference guides and videos.

  • My Aged Care – Service Provider Portal Resources

    These resources will help approved aged care service providers to use the My Aged Care service provider portal. They include fact sheets, guidelines, quick reference guides and videos.

  • My Aged Care – Aged Care Assessment Teams information pack

    These quick reference guides help Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT) to perform functions using the My Aged Care assessor portal.

  • My Aged Care – Regional Assessment Services information pack

    These quick reference guides help Regional Assessment Services (RAS) to perform functions using the My Aged Care assessor portal.

  • 2018 Aged Care Planning Region maps

    This collection contains the 2018 planning region maps for each state and territory, the correspondence of planning regions to Statistical Areas Level 2 (SA2s), and the planning region shapefile.

  • Preparing for an Emergency Event in Aged Care

    These resources are for people working in residential aged care, home care and the Commonwealth Home Support Programme. The checklists of activities aid aged care service delivery during emergency events.

  • Aged Care Diversity Framework action plans

    This collection includes action plans to address the needs of older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, senior Australians from CALD backgrounds and LGBTI elders. It also includes a government action plan and a shared action plan which outlines actions to support all diverse groups.

  • Management of Places Forms and Guidance Material for Approved Providers

    These guides and forms are for approved providers of residential and flexible aged care services to manage their allocations of places.

  • Caring for Older People in Warmer Weather

    These resources are for providers of residential aged care, home care and the Commonwealth Home Support Programme. They are checklists to help people working in aged care to prepare for and manage services during a heatwave.

  • Caring for Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants and Stolen Generations Information Package

    This information package is a resource for service providers in the aged care sector, particularly those in residential care. The resources show how early life experiences can affect older people receiving care and help care providers respond to their needs.

  • Gastro-Info – Gastroenteritis Kit for Aged Care

    Resources to assist residential aged care homes in preventing, identifying and managing outbreaks of gastroenteritis (gastro).

  • Influ-Info – Influenza Kits for Aged Care

    These kits assist aged care workers to implement influenza control planning.

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