Government may scrap ACAR for residential aged care

| 08 Sep 2015

Assistant Minister for Social Services, Mitch Fifield, has indicated that the Federal Government may scrap the Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR) for residential aged care. Senator Fifield explained that the Aged Care Sector Committee was developing a roadmap for future reform, which it will present to the government by the end of 2015.

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Tags: ACAR, aged care, funding, government, residential aged care

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Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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