2015 Aged Care webinars

Page last updated: 30 November 2016

In 2015 the Department held a number of webinars on a range of topics relevant to the Aged Care sector.

Recordings of the webinars are available to view via the links in the table below. The links will take you to the webcast page.

  • To start the webcast, click on the ‘launch webcast’ button (no log-in is required).
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2015 webinars

Recent webinars Date and time Description Link
My Aged Care December 2015 Update Monday 14 December 2015 This webinar is one in a series of My Aged Care webinars. This webinar highlights the need for service providers to be ready for ACAT transition in early 2016. It also provides a demonstration of the enhancements made to the My Aged Care portals since July 2015.

The My Aged Care December 2015 Update webinar.

My Aged Care December 2015 Update Power Point.

CHSP DSS Data Exchange Friday 11 December 2015 This is the fourth webinar supporting the CHSP transition to using the Data Exchange. This webinar takes a highly practical focus and includes; guidance on requesting access to the Data Exchange, exploring training tools and resources that are available and a walkthrough demonstration of the web-based portal and how a user may interact with it for Administrator and General User functions. The CHSP DSS Data Exchange webinar.
ACAT Full Transition to using My Aged Care webinar Monday 26 October 2015 Since 1 July 2015, Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACATs) have been receiving referrals for assessment through My Aged Care. From November 2015, ACATs will start to use the full functionality of My Aged Care. This webinar outlines what the transition means for ACATs, the Regional Assessment Service and service providers and steps through a range of scenarios.

The ACAT Full Transition to using My Aged Care webinar.

ACAT Full Transition to using My Aged Care Power Point.

Increasing Choice in Home Care Monday 19 October 2015 The Increasing Choice in Home Care webinar outlines the proposed implementation arrangements for the February 2017 changes to home care. The Increasing Choice in Home Care webinar is available for viewing.

Short-Term Restorative Care Programme

Thursday 8 October 2015 The Short-Term Restorative CareProgramme webinar outlines the proposed policy framework for the new programme. The Short-Term Restorative Care webinar is available for viewing.
Commonwealth Home Support Programme - DSS Data Exchange Thursday 17 September 2015 This webinar provided an opportunity for DSS IT experts to speak directly with vendor IT experts, discussing the technical specifications which are now available on the DSS website. The DSS Data Exchange webinar is available for viewing.
Commonwealth Home Support Programme - DSS Data Exchange Tuesday 15 September 2015 The CHSP DSS Data Exchange webinar provides a brief overview of the policy and framework behind the Data Exchange including:
  • what it is
  • data entry
  • further information on transition support
  • information sessions
The DSS Data Exchange webinar is available for viewing.
Commonwealth Home Support Programme - DSS Data Exchange Tuesday 18 August 2015 The CHSP DSS Data Exchange webinar provides a brief overview of the policy and framework behind the Data Exchange including:
  • what it is
  • data entry
  • further information on transition support
  • information sessions
The CHSP Update Webinar is available at DSS Webcast: CHSP Update 2
Commonwealth Home Support Programme Update 6 August 2015 The CHSP webinar covers key policy and implementation aspects of the new programme including:
  • General update on key events
  • Information on new CHSP agreements
  • Next steps
The CHSP Update webinar is available at DSS Webcast: CHSP Update.
My Aged Care changes in 2015 26 May 2015 This webinar provided a demonstration of how service providers and assessors will interact with My Aged Care via the online portals, including:
  • Setting up
  • Supporting clients to access services.

The webinar also outlined sector support available during the transition period.

The My Aged Care webinar is available at DSS Webcast: My Aged Care Changes in 2015.

Download the PowerPoint by selecting the ‘Event slide presentation’ link in the ‘Related Material’ section.

Implementation of the Commonwealth Home Support Program 5 June 2015 The CHSP webinar covered key policy and implementation aspects of the new programme, including:
  • Feedback on recent consultation documents
  • Update on ‘next steps’
  • Information on new CHSP agreements.
The Commonwealth Home Support Programme webinar is available at Webcast: CHSP.

Contacts

If you have any questions about the content in the webinars please email AgedCareReformEnquiries.

If you experience technical difficulties with the webinar, email AudiovisualandTheatre@ssc.gov.au and describe your technical difficulties.

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