Information for Aged Care Providers - Issue 2

Page last updated: 28 November 2014

This information was distributed on 17 October 2014.

Dear Aged Care Stakeholder,

Please find attached Issue #2 of the Information for Aged Care Providers Newsletter.

The intention of this newsletter is to provide a snapshot of advice on key issues for aged care providers; and to assist stakeholders to understand the changes to aged care following the 1 July 2014 changes, as well as information on the 1 July 2015 changes. The Department will distribute this information regularly.

This week's issue discusses the following topics:

  • New arrangements from high care/low care to ageing in place
  • The impact of removing high care/low care on providing respite,
  • Release of the Guide to Aged Care Law,
  • Accommodation payment reforms: update on the delivery of transitional business advisory services, and
  • Carers Week - Sunday 12 October to Saturday 18 October

If you have any enquiries, would like to request further clarification or request specific topics be included in this newsletter, please contact

Please refer to the attachment for further information.

Kind regards
Ageing and Aged Care Stream
Department of Social Services

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