This resource for home services providers is a draft guide to the Serious Incident Response Scheme (SIRS) in home services. This draft version is dated 31 October 2022.
Please be advised that any information and resources the Commission is providing you with in relation to the commencement of the SIRS for home services are dependent on the finalisation of the exposed draft subordinate legislation. Until the Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Incident Management and Reporting) Instrument 2022 is registered and dependent resource materials are reviewed for consistency and cleared for final publication, the information they contain should be considered draft only.
For more information, go to the National aged care reforms page.