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Cover image Practices and Processes Guide

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Regulatory Bulletins

Issue No. 2019-3.2. This Regulatory Bulletin outlines the Commission's policy regarding provider requests to exclude specific dates for an unannounced activity and includes criteria to guide approved providers when determining those dates. Available in PDF and accessible DOC.

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Guides & Handbooks
Cover image Results and Processes Guide

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Forms
Guides & Handbooks
Cover Image Self-Assessment Template for NASTI Flexible Aged Care Program Services

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Forms
Guides & Handbooks
Cover image Self-Assessment Template for Home Care Services

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Forms
Guides & Handbooks
Cover Image Plan for Continuous Improvement PCI

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Fact sheets
Guides & Handbooks
Cover Image Quality Assessors Conflict of Interest Policy

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Regulatory Bulletins

Issue No. 2019-2.2. This Regulatory Bulletin covers the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission's processes and responsibilities in relation to assessment contacts in accredited services. Available in PDF and accessible DOC.

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Fact sheets

Key changes to accreditation and re-accreditation under the new Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Act 2018 and Rules.

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Fact sheets

Key changes to assessment contacts under the new Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Act 2018 and Rules.

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Fact sheets

Part of a fact sheet series related to Key changes under the new Commission Act and Rules

A new meaning of Commonwealth-funded aged care service was included in the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Act 2018 (Commission Act) to more appropriately capture specific programs that are grant-based. This commenced on 1 January 2019.

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Fact sheets

Part of a fact sheet series related to Key changes under the new Commission Act and Rules

The changes surrounding consent to access apply to every form of a visit to the premises of a service, whether for the purposes of re-accreditation, a quality review, a review audit or an assessment contact.

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Fact sheets

Part of a fact sheet series related to Key changes under the new Commission Act and Rules

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Fact sheets

Part of a fact sheet series related to Key changes under the new Commission Act and Rules

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Fact sheets

Part of a fact sheet series related to Key changes under the new Commission Act and Rules

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Fact sheets

Transitional provisions allow the Commissioner to continue with regulatory activities that had started prior to commencement of the Rules. The Commissioner may make any arrangements as are necessary for the purposes of completing the activities. The Rules provide for processes commenced before 1 January 2019 to continue to be progressed as if the steps had been taken under the Rules. This includes applications for re-accreditation, quality reviews and monitoring processes.

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Fact sheets
Guides & Handbooks

This resource is part of our Q Assist educational program on the Aged Care Quality Standards for approved providers.

Cover Image Education QAssist Getting To Know The Standards For Aged Care Staff

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Consumer Experience Reports (CER)

Produced by the former Australian Aged Care Quality Agency, this summary report details the findings and trends of Consumer Experience Reports (CER) conducted from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018.

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