Reports

Page last updated: 27 June 2018

Australian Government Response to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee Interim Report: Effectiveness of the Aged Care Quality Assessment and accreditation framework for protecting residents from abuse and poor practices, and ensuring proper clinical and medical care standards are maintained and practised

The Senate Community Affairs References Committee Interim Report made two recommendations. This publication provides the Australian Government’s response to those recommendations.

Australian Government Response to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee report: Future of Australia’s aged care sector workforce

The Committee tabled the report ‘Future of Australia’s aged care sector workforce’ in Parliament on 20 June 2017, making 19 recommendations. The Australian Government provides a response to the recommendations made in the report in this document.

GEN aged care data

GEN is Australia's new website providing information and data on aged care. On the GEN website, you can utilise dynamic data products, access aged care reports and publications, and have the ability to request customised data.

Australian Government Response to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health and Ageing report Thinking Ahead - Report on the Inquiry into Dementia: early diagnosis and intervention

The former House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health and Ageing made 17 recommendations. This publication provides the Australian Government’s response to those recommendations.

Australian Government Response to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee report Care and Management of younger and older Australians living with dementia and behavioural and psychiatric symptoms of dementia (BPSD)

The Senate Community Affairs References Committee made 18 recommendations. This publication provides the Australian Government’s response to those recommendations.

The Productivity Commission’s Caring for Older Australians Report

The Commission consulted widely with older Australians, their carers, aged care providers, government agencies and other interested parties.

Government Response to the Productivity Commission's Caring for Older Australians Report

Australian Government Response - Productivity Commission’s Caring for Older Australians Report.

Evaluation of the Consumer - Directed Care Initiative - Final Report

Reports on the initiative and its impact.

Applicability of Consumer Directed Care principles in residential aged care homes - Final report

Sets out the findings of initial research in the applicability of Consumer Directed Care approaches in residential aged care settings in Australia.

National Evaluation of the Transition Care Program - Full Report

The Transition Care Program provides care for older people at the end of a hospital stay. People needing more time and support in a non-hospital environment can complete their restorative process and optimise their functional capacity, while long term arrangements are made.

Implementing the Teaching Nursing Homes Initiative

The final report on the scoping study into Teaching Nursing Homes and the accompanying discussion paper.

Australian Government response to Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Public Administration Report: Residential and Community Aged Care in Australia

The Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Public Administration made 31 recommendations. The Australian Government response to specific recommendations is provided in this publication.

Australian Government's Final Response to the Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care ('Hogan Review') - 8 May 2007

Provides a comprehensive summary of the Government's initial and final responses to the Hogan Review.

Torres Strait and Northern Peninsula Aged Care Master Plan 2014-2034

This plan was developed for the Torres Strait, and later expanded to include the Northern Peninsula Area.

Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) Reports

A number of reports on the aged care financing arrangements in the sector.

Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) Reports

Reports including annual, quarterly and monthly monitoring reports.

Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) Review Outcomes

Aged Care Funding Instrument reviews (from March 2009) and Resident Classification Scale reviews (June 2006 – December 2008).

KPMG report on the current state and potential impacts of selected aspects of LLLB financial arrangements

This report was prepared for the Aged Care Financing Authority in July 2013.

Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care - Full Report

This report examines the longer term prospects of residential aged care services with particular respect to future arrangements for private and public funding.

Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care - Summary of the Report

The pricing review of residential aged care examines the longer term prospects of residential aged care services.

Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care- Australian Government's response

Details of the Australian Government's response to the Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care.

Archived reports

2012 National Aged Care Workforce Census and Survey – The Aged Care Workforce, 2012 – Final Report

Contains information on workforce planning on issues surrounding aged care workforce.

Report of the Stakeholder Consultations

Report of the Stakeholder Consultations to support the project for the evaluation of the impact of accreditation on the delivery of quality of care and quality of life to residents.

Community Care Census 2008

The Department of Health and Ageing conducted the 2008 Community Care Census between February and May 2008.  

Home and Community Care (HACC) Program Annual Report 2007-08

The HACC Annual Report presents consolidated information on the performance of the national HACC program.

Aged Care Assessment Program - National Data Repository - Minimum Data Set Annual Report

This is the most recent Annual Report by the National Data Repository on the Aged Care Assessment Program (ACAP) Minimum Data Set (MDS) in Australia.

Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care - Full Report

This report examines the longer term prospects of residential aged care services with particular respect to future arrangements for private and public funding.

Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care - Summary of the Report

The pricing review of residential aged care examines the longer term prospects of residential aged care services.

Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care- Australian Government's response

Details of the Australian Government's response to the Review of Pricing Arrangements in Residential Aged Care.