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Webinar on Regulation of Restrictive Practices / Restraint 18 June 2021

18 June 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Date:Friday, 18 June 2021
Time:12:30pm - 2:00pm (AEST)
Location:Join from your phone, tablet or computer
Registration Fees:LASA Members: FREE
Non Members: $220 inc GST
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Government has recently published legislative changes to the way that restraint and restrictive practices are regulated in aged care. These changes commence 1 July, leaving very little time for the sector to comply. LASA has expressed these concerns to government and to the senate committee examining this legislation.

On Friday 18 June LASA will present a webinar on the regulation of restrictive practices/ restraint. This webinar will enable members to engage with peers and relevant the practice changes that may be needed to ensure compliance. Throughout the session the focus will be on:

  • Advocacy update
  • Identifying restrictive practices vs restraint
  • Developing behaviour support plans
  • Ensuring appropriate consent arrangements
  • Answers to other frequently asked questions

Please submit questions you would like addressed to residentialcare@lasa.asn.au or post them on the CoP.

Who should attend?

Board Chair, Board Directors, EOs, COOs, General Managers & Executives, quality and compliance managers from the Residential, Care sector

Speakers: 

  • Alison Choy Flannigan, Partner, Hall & Wilcox
  • Tracey Duke, Residential Specialist, LASA
  • Craig Gear, CEO, OPAN
  • Victor Harcourt, Principal, Russell Kennedy Lawyers
  • Tim Hicks, General Manager Policy and Advocacy, LASA
  • Megan Osborne, NSW Public Guardian
  • Sabine Phillips AM, Partner HWL Ebsworth Lawyers
  • Kaele Stokes, Executive Director Advocacy and Research, Dementia Australia.

Details

Date:
18 June 2021
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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