In this issue:

  • Upcoming Training from NESST
  • Wellness and Reablement showcased
  • Community Care Review
    • Latest News
      • Broken funding model ’cause of workforce problems’
      • AMA position paper calls for innovation in aged care
      • New temporary housing option for young people in aged care
      • Seniors crave digital connection, study finds
    • Events
      • ITAC 2020 – Transforming Independence through Innovative Technology
  • ACSA Weekly Issue No. 146 |12
    • Royal Commission asks for ideas on aged care sector redesign
    • Royal Commission: call for submissions on future design of aged care system
    • Government announces $22 million funding for ageing and aged care research
    • WA Parliament passes historic voluntary assisted dying laws
    • Aged Care Legislation Amendment (New Commissioner Functions) Bill 2019
    • Response from Government on recently announced $537M funding package
    • Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission performance assessments and new provider information sheet
    • New Stolen Generations resources for GPs, dental and aged care services
    • Changes to restraint rules in aged care: Clarity on the responsibilities of providers
    • Member Survey – New Quality Standards: Six months in, what is your experience?
    • First Annual Report for the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission
    • Humans of Aged Care: Cheryl Markham
    • Welcome to new ACSA members
    • Fronditha Care elects new president and board executive
    • Aged Care Family Survey continues
    • We want to share your stories
    • Media Alerts
    • ACSA’s Upcoming Events, Training and Professional Development programs
    • Other Events Quality in Aged Care National Conference | Sydney, 18-19 March 2020
    • Publications, reports, grants and resources
    • NCOSS News
      • NCOSS Advocates for Continuing ERO Supplementation
      • TEI and Other Contract Re-negotiations for 1 July 2020
      • Increasing Resilience to Climate Change Community Grants
      • NCOSS Releases Submission to NSW Productivity Commission Discussion Paper
    • NCOSS Training & Events
    • Latest Community Jobs
    • Sector Professional Development
    • Sector News & Resources
    • In Brief
      • Recent Reports:
        NSW Council of Social Service
  • ACSA Events | 16 December 2019
    • ACSA Finance Symposium coming up in February 2020
  • ACSA Royal Commission Update 16 December 2019
    • Royal Commission Update – 35th Edition Canberra Hearing
  • ACSA Member Update | 16 December 2019
    • Mid-Year Economic & Fiscal Outlook
    • Media Releases
    • Aged Care – Response to the Aged Care Royal Commission Interim Report and ongoing aged care reforms
    • Election Commitment – Aged Care System Navigators – culturally and linguistically diverse
    • Guaranteeing Medicare – health and aged care payments system maintenance
    • Improving Access to Medicines – Safer Use of Opioids
    • Digital Literacy for Older Australians – extension
    • Election Commitment – Improving Social Connections for Older Australians
  • ACSA Employee Relations 17 December 2019
    • In this issue:
      • What to pay on a Public Holiday?
      • Know your Internal Policies
      • ‘Sickie’ Gone Wrong
      • FAQ: Personal Leave – Notice and Evidence Requirements
      • Mondēlez to Challenge Personal Leave Decision in the High Court
      • 2019 – What a year!
  • How Providers Can Excel At Christmas
  • The Lowdown on Compensation and the NDIS

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