Submission to the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Online Consultation: Draft Guidance Aged Care Quality Standards

4 June 2018, COTA Submissions
COTA regards the draft Standards Guidance as a comprehensive guide to the delivery of the core standards which focus not only on the quality of care and safety standards expected of services, but also on the delivery of services that meet the ‘quality of life’ expectations of consumers and carers.

MEDIA RELEASE: COTA welcomes proposed better protection of the wellbeing of older Australians in residential care

25 October 2017
Australia's leading aged care consumer advocacy body, COTA Australia, welcomes the key recommendations of the Review of National Aged Care Quality Regulatory Processes by Kate Carnell AO and Professor Ron Paterson ONZM, released today by the Turnbull government.

Submission to the Review of National Aged Care Quality Regulatory Processes

7 July 2017, COTA Submissions
July 2017 - COTA Australia welcomes the opportunity to provide written comments to the Review of National Aged Care Quality Regulatory Processes (the Review) led by Ms Kate Carnell AO in conjunction with Professor Ron Paterson ONZM.

Submission to – Draft Aged Care Quality Standards and Options for Assessing Performance against Aged Care Quality Standards

15 April 2017, COTA Submissions
COTA Australia welcomes the consolidation of the current four sets of standards for aged care services into a single set of standards for organisations providing aged care services and supports the streamlining of the quality assessment process.