The transition period to the new Aged Care Quality Standards has begun, which will replace the current Accreditation Standards and Home Care Standards from 1 July 2019. Community and residential aged care providers are encouraged to use the transition period to align their policies to the new Standards, and to support staff and care recipients to understand the changes.
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