Tag: accreditation

LASA, Property Council launch new accreditation scheme for villages

A new accreditation scheme for Australian retirement villages and communities will independently certify the quality of a village’s services and operational processes.

Sixth Tasmanian aged care facility fails audit

An aged care facility in Tasmania that failed to meet 18 of the 44 accreditation standards has been prevented from accepting new residents. Yaraandoo Aged...

LASA and The Property Council announce new retirement living accreditation scheme

The Property Council of Australia and Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) have announced they will be partnering to deliver a renewed accreditation scheme for...

Unannounced audits to replace scheduled accreditation visits

Announced accreditation visits will be replaced with unannounced audits across Australia’s residential aged care facilities, in the first of many expected changes following the release of the aged care quality review...

Expanded role for Quality Agency as RACF performance improves again

The overall performance of aged care providers increased again last year with 97.8 per cent of residential aged care facilities that underwent a full audit meeting all the expected outcomes for the accreditation standards.