The Aged Care Quality Standards Explained

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The Aged Care Quality Standards help clients understand what ‘good care’ looks and feels like, and helps providers understand how to achieve it.

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The eight Aged Care Quality Standards came into effect on 1 July 2019. All Australian government-funded aged care providers need to meet these standards, regardless of what type of aged care service they are offering.

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23 Aug 2021
Great learning
Sam Qi
05 May 2021
Clear and great.
Heather Buckley
13 Apr 2022
Registered Nurse
The 8 Aged Care standards are a much needed revision of the delivery of aged care
Matthew Galmesa
11 Apr 2022
Registered Nurse
Great read
Nikita Limbu
27 May 2021
It was very helpful
Frou Gellamucho
16 Jun 2022
Registered Nurse
Very helpful
Bipin Thapa
08 Nov 2022
Community Care Worker
great Information
Jyoti Rai
30 Jun 2021
Joanne Zeiz
24 May 2022
Assistant in Nursing (AIN)
help to assistant me to work in scope as Assistant in Nursing in the workplace
Sharon Turner
09 Aug 2022
Yes good.
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