Aged care Quality Standards.

Partnering with you to meet the Australian Aged Care Quality Standards.

In July 2019, the new aged care quality standards were implemented to ensure that residential aged care providers placed residents at the heart of their decision making.

How can Physiotherapist’s contribute to meeting the care standards?

  • Treat all residents with dignity and respect by offering a choice
  • Implement person-centred services which are unique to each individual
  • Work with residents to set individual goals and create a program that suits their preferences
  • Complete regular reviews of assessments, care plans, goals and outcome measures in line with organisational policies and procedures
  • Promote independence through evidence-based practice
  • Support residents to live the life they want to live, including the ability to take risks