Insights from the 2017/18 ACCC Annual Report with the Aged Care Complaints Commissioner

The Aged Care Complaints Commissioner has seen a substantial increase in complaints in 2017-18, and it is not surprising as more and more people are receiving care, particularly in their own homes. Join the Complaints Commissioner, Rae Lamb, to hear her insights into aged care complaints and the trends she has seen in the last financial year. Rae will also be anwsering questions following her presentation.

Date recorded: Friday 12 October 2018
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What to Expect from the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety

Presented by McCullough Robertson Lawyers and facilitated by LASA CEO Sean Rooney this timely presentation will provide insights into what the Aged Services Industry can expect from the upcoming Royal Commission. This session will cover:

  • How a commission is established
  • Preliminary Steps of the Aged Care Royal Commission
  • Role of Counsel Assisting
  • Findings of the Royal Commission
  • Preliminary Preparation

Date Recorded: Wednesday 26 September 2018
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Understanding My Health Record

By the end of 2018, a My Health Record will be created for every Australian, unless they choose not to have one.If people choose not to have a My Health Record, they will be able to opt out of having one created for them during a three-month period from 16 July – 15 October this year.My Health Record is an online summary of key health information which aims to make healthcare management for individuals and healthcare providers easier and safer, and could save lives in an emergency situation.

My Health Record is an online summary of key health information which aims to make healthcare management for individuals and healthcare providers easier and safer, and could save lives in an emergency situation.

Date recorded: Friday 27 July 2018
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Federal Budget 18-19: Indepth Analysis

This year’s Federal Budget is likely to include a substantial age services package and have significant implications for our industry.Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) CEO Sean Rooney will deliver an in-depth analysis of the Budget and what it means for providers of age services industry and their strategy and operations. LASA is pleased to present this nationally accessible opportunity open to all with an interest in the industry.

Date recorded: Friday 11 May 2018
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State of the Industry Briefing

Our industry is in a period of significant change. As we head into the next phase of reform with a number of influential reviews and their key recommendations helping shape the future of the sector – are you prepared?

Date recorded: Friday 4 May 2018
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Food in Residential Aged Care 

Join a panel of experts on best practice in nutrition and food in aged care – Hear directly from Cherie Hugo whose Bond University research report was at the centre of a media storm this week. – Ask questions and share your experiences.

Date Recorded: Wednesday 28 February 2018
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Notifiable Data Breach Requirements

Mandatory reporting requirements are increasing again, this time in relation to data breaches and the protection of information under the Privacy Act. The Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2016 introduces new requirements that most aged care providers will need to comply with in the event of certain breaches of privacy of personal information. These amendments will commence on 23 February 2018 and to ensure Members are prepared, LASA is running an information session presented by Joanne O’Brien from CRH Law.

Date Recorded:  Tuesday 30 January, 2018
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There are no upcoming events at this time.