Response 370967511

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Introduction

2. Do you give consent for your submission to be published in whole or in part?

Please select one item
(Required)
Ticked Yes
No

Details about you

3. Are you answering on behalf of an organisation?

Please select one item
Yes
Ticked No

4. Where do you live or where is your organisation based?

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NSW
Ticked Vic
Qld
WA
SA
Tas
ACT
NT
City/Town
Berwick

More details about you

8. What role best describes you?

Please select one item
Ticked Aged care consumer
Family and/or carer for an aged care consumer
Aged care worker/professional
Aged care advocate
Clinician/geriatrician
Health worker/professional
Other

Questions about accreditation and monitoring compliance of residential aged care services

11. Do you think that processes to accredit and monitor residential aged care services are effective?

Accreditation process
Please select one item
Yes, always Yes, mostly Yes, sometimes No Ticked Don’t know
Monitoring process
Please select one item
Yes, always Yes, mostly Yes, sometimes No Ticked Don’t know

12. Do you think processes to review and investigate non-compliance with the accreditation standards are effective?

Please select one item
Yes, always
Yes, mostly
Yes, sometimes
No
Ticked Don’t know

13. Are you aware that sanctions can be imposed on residential aged care services when they fail to comply with the accreditation standards?

Please select one item
Ticked Yes
No

14. Do you think these sanctions are effective?

Please select one item
Yes, always
Yes, mostly
Yes, sometimes
No
Ticked Don’t know

Questions about complaints

17. Have you made a complaint about a residential aged care service in the last 10 years?

Please select one item
Yes
Ticked No

Never made a complaint

25. Please identify why a complaint has not been made.

You are welcome to provide further details on your response
I am not in an aged residential setting

Additional comments

27. Do you have anything else that you would like to contribute to the Review?

Additional comments
I am disappointed as I am in receipt of an aged care package and thought that this review would cover this area too.