This Roundtable event is for any central west NSW CHSP service providers and allied health professionals, working with older people in the community.
The CHSP Central West Roundtable event will be held on Wednesday, 4th September 2019 in Bathurst from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm, concluding with lunch.
The 3 focus areas for this Roundtable are:
1. Review Audits; Aged Care Quality Standards/NDIS – collective learning through shared experiences
Gill Jones (Assistant Director, NSW/ACT) Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission will be attending the Roundtable to provide an insight into the audit process, particular areas of focus and sharing strategies to assist in compliance.
2. Addressing Abuse of Older Australians through the proposed establishment of a Central West Region Elder Abuse Collaborative
In March this year the National Plan to Respond to the Abuse of Older Australians (Elder Abuse) 2019–2023 was launched.
Margaret Crothers from Seniors Rights Service, South Coast will be attending the Roundtable to present on this topic and the possibility of establishing a collaborative.
There are 13 collaboratives in NSW but none in the Central and Western areas of NSW.
3. Industry networking and updates from attendees; service providers, assessors and allied health
An opportunity to get to know other service providers and health personnel, while sharing knowledge, contacts, strategies, tips, good news stories and concerns.
RSVP by Wednesday, 28th August, 2019 to:
Kim McLean, Team Leader – Ageing & Sector Support Central West
Phone 6393 8967 or email [email protected]