Update on legislation concerning My Aged Care system for elderly disability care.
Learn about how disabled people over the age of 65 are treated under the My Aged Care system compared to the better NDIS.
Many changes to mental health funding have been announced recently but no cohesive national plan has been set out to coordinate all these changes with the NDIS and My Aged Care systems.
Finally continuity of support information, policies and procedures have been released for those not covered by the NDIS but currently receiving disability care and support services.
Written by Kate McDonald on 03 March 2016. Victorian aged care assessment teams (ACATs) will begin using the My Aged Care system for referrals from...
Home care providers will be required to publish on My Aged Care all administration charges to be deducted from any future unspent funds should a client switch providers or permanently leave their package.
The World Health Organisation has stated smaller home-like residential care settings “hold promise for older people, family members and volunteers who provide care and support.