Emergency Risk Management Plans 2015-16

Page last updated: 20 November 2015

This information was distributed on 20 November 2015.

As the high risk season for major Australian weather events and bushfires approaches it is vital that all aged care services are well prepared and able to respond to a range of emergency events.

Maintaining quality care under these circumstances requires effective emergency risk management planning by providers and support from all levels of government.

It is important that you are well prepared for any events which may impact your service in the future.  A list of considerations is available to assist you in your preparations.

Kind regards

Aged Care Access, Quality and Compliance
Department of Health

Cover of Emergency Risk Management Plans 2015-16