The Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP recently sent all home care providers a letter with information on upcoming improvements to home care pricing transparency and comparability.
The letter and fact sheet outlined the changes to be introduced in April 2019. These include the implementation of a standardised Home Care Pricing Schedule (the Schedule) and changes to administration costs. All home care providers must complete the Schedule by 1 July 2019.
Home Care Pricing Transparency and Comparability
Improving the publication of home care pricing information
Improving the publication of home care pricing information – factsheet (.pdf)
Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care Ken Wyatt (.pdf)