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Standard 1: The person

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We have released a suite of fact sheets to help providers, aged care workers, and other stakeholders understand the new strengthened Quality Standards and their obligations in meeting them .

The strengthened Quality Standards will come into effect in line with the commencement of the new Aged Care Act.

Strengthened Quality Standard 1 underpins the way providers and staff should treat older people. It explains how important it is to understand that each older person is unique and has a different life story.

Standard 1: The person  (PDF  540.21 KB)
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Fact sheet,
Aged Care Quality Standards
Aged care reforms
Standard 1 - The person