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Proposal for New Residential Aged Care Funding Model

The Department of Health has been working with the Australian Health Services Research Institute (AHSRI), the University of Wollongong (UW) and a number of clinicians and providers across the country to undertake the Resource Utilisation and Classification Study (RUCS). The project followed on fro...
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Royal Commission Submission – UnitingCare Australia

Ansell Strategic undertook research for UnitingCare Australia for their submission into the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality & Safety. The research demonstrates the deficiencies in funding and supply arrangements and provides recommendations to improve outcomes for future generations of ...
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Royal Commission Submission – Fixed Staffing Ratios in Residential Aged Care

For every complex problem, there is a solution that is neat, simple and wrong.'H.L Mencken 1917 At this early stage of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality & Safety (Royal Commission), the Commissioners have heard evidence on an aged care system in need of a substantial overhaul and t...
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In a Nutshell – Uncharted Waters

Just when the sector was looking to recover from a period of funding cuts and regulatory scrutiny, the announcement of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality & Safety (Royal Commission) has brought a new wave of uncertainty. Despite this, the three listed providers continue to demonstrate a ...
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Under the Spotlight – 2018, A Year in Review

In this week's Under the Spotlight newsletter, we delve into the last 12 months and consider the key events of this year and how this may affect the Australian Aged Industry in 2019.
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Interview: Cam Ansell with Ticky Fullerton, Sky Business News

With the announcement of the Royal Commission into the aged care sector, Managing Director, Cam Ansell was invited by Sky News to speak with Ticky Fullerton and give his insights on what this could mean to the industry. If you would like to watch the full program you can do so via this link
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‘In a Nutshell’ – A Change of Season: ASX Listed Aged Care Company – Year End 2018 Resul

Our latest report following the release of the 2018 year end results for the ASX listed providers.
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Under the Spotlight – New Aged Care Quality Standards

Helping Providers Make the Transition Overview of the New Draft Standards We’ve all heard a lot lately about enhancing the consumer’s experience. The Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (the Quality Agency) is now asking our residents some key questions about their experience of our service, a...
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