Emergency Risk Management Plans 2014-15

Page last updated: 17 October 2014

This information was distributed on 16 October 2014.

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.

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

Kind regards

Ageing Care Quality and Compliance
Department of Social Services

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