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04 October 2016
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29 January 2016
How are Providers Evolving?
LASA Article: Get an insight into how residential aged care providers are evolving with data from the 2015 Bentleys National Aged Care Survey....
23 October 2015
Sustainable Service Delivery in Aboriginal Aged Care
The increasing focus on aged care service provision by Communiity Controlled Aboriginal Medical Services in rural and remote locations highlights the issue of sustainability of providers in these regions. Bentleys Health and Ageing Specialist Heath Shonhan contributed an...
20 October 2015
Aged Care Providers - Work with PHNS to drive the future of Australian Aged Care
The Federal Government has recently announced that aged care will fall under the jurisdiction of the nation’s Primary Health Networks that co-ordinate services in local communities and ensure funding is used efficiently – shifting the aged care portfolio from the Department of Social...
20 October 2015
Thinking Ahead for Australian Aged Care - Access Industry Forum Presentations
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31 August 2015
Activity-Based Costing for consumer directed care - 5 simple tips
Recently, we’ve been helping our clients in aged care answer some pertinent questions in relation to the sweeping changes to home care that took effect from 1 July 2015. The requirement to have individual budgets for all care recipients means that providers can no longer...
19 August 2015
Work Your Capital
For most boards, discussions right now are largely focused on how the reforms in aged care are being ‘felt’ at the service level. The questions being asked include: “how will we address these impacts?” and “what can we do to underpin our long term sustainability?”The answers to these...
27 May 2015
Aged Care Reform: What have we learnt so far?
One year on from the introduction of major reform across the aged care sector, it’s timely to review some key financial performance measures for providers. The Bentleys National Aged Care Survey collated the financial and operational information for the six months ending 31 December...
29 January 2015
Aged Care - The New Black for Capital Funders
There are currently a range of opportunities for aged care providers presented by increasing consolidation, rising interest from equity investors and growing demand from an ageing population. Given this rising potential for growth in the sector, it is not surpirising that...