Aged Care Quality Standards

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Aged Care Training Passport
This resource is part of the Ausmed Passport™ series.
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CPD25m of CPD
First Published
Updated05 June 2023
Expires 29 June 2025
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia

Course Overview

Entering aged care as an older adult can be a difficult adjustment. Being able to reassure both them and their families that they will be well-cared for is essential. The Australian Aged Care Quality Standards can guide healthcare workers and providers to ensure they are providing high-quality, safe care. This module will help you understand the basics of each Standard, firstly from the consumer’s point of view and then from the organisation’s. Learn more here!

Topics
  • What are the Aged Care Quality Standards and why are they important?
  • Standard 1: Consumer Dignity and Choice.
  • Standard 2: Ongoing Assessment and Planning with Consumers.
  • Standard 3: Personal Care and Clinical Care.
  • Standard 4: Services and Supports for Daily Living.
  • Standard 5: Organisation’s Service Environment.
  • Standard 6: Feedback and Complaints.
  • Standard 7: Human Resources.
  • Standard 8: Organisational Governance.
Learning Outcomes
  1. Recognise the importance of the Aged Care Quality Standards.
  2. Identify the eight Aged Care Quality Standards.
  3. Understand how the Aged Care Quality Standards can be applied in practice.
Target Audience

All aged care providers, healthcare professionals and workers that work with older adults.

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No conflict of interest exists for anyone in the position to control content for this activity. Wherever possible, generic or non-proprietary names of medications or products have been used.

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Aged Care Training Passport
This resource is part of the Ausmed Passport™ series.
Details
CPD time25m
First Published
Updated05 June 2023
Expires
29 June 2025
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia
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