Getting ready for Increased Consumer Control

Going beyond CDC: being ready for the next stages in Aged Care reform

25th & 26th November 2015, Mecure Sydney

COTA members quote CC*COTA when registering to SAVE $100 off the current price!

As a consequence of announcements in the 2015 Federal Budget, the forthcoming Aged Care Approvals Round for home care packages will be the last.

The ACAR will be abolished after that with packages to be allocated directly to consumers rather than providers from February 2017, paving the way for a significant shake-up of the home care sector.

This change will give the consumer the right to assign and take away a package from a provider, as they require.

The Government has also indicated that after 1 July 2018 the Commonwealth Home Support Programme and Home Care Packages will be merged. Minister Fifield has also asked his Aged Care Sector Committee to prepare a roadmap for further change in the same direction as these two initiatives.

Attend this conference to:
  • Understand what changes in 2017 and 2018, and beyond, will mean for your organisation
  • Learn how to prepare for a consumer driven aged care system
  • How to define your value proposition to attract and retain individual customers
  • Learn how consumers will be enabled and empowered to make informed choices

Hear key contributions from
  • Jason Howie, Chief Executive Officer & Director, Kincare
  • Rachel Balmanno, Group Manager, Aged Care Reform Taskforce, Department of Social Services
  • Lynda O'Grady, Chairman, Aged Care Financing Authority
  • Nick Ryan, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Aged Care Quality Agency
  • + Many more!

Register today and save $400 off the registration fee! Don't forget you must quote CC*COTA when registering to receive your $100 discount. Limited time only!

For more information or to register contact Criterion Conferences on +61 2 9239 5700, visit www.criterionconferences.com/event/ccc or email registration@criterionconferences.com.

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