Thursday, 11 March 2010 15:17

Review of the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI)

The submission provides a review of the issues that have been identified by the Uniting Care network throughout Australia. It provides an analysis and recommendations that address the terms of reference which broadly fall into the following categories:
• Matching funding to care needs;
• Funding outcomes for providers;
• Documentation and administrative arrangements;
• Design issues, including the role of health professionals; and
• Interface with other elements of aged care.