Notices of Non-compliance, Notices to Agree and Sanctions in Caroline Chisholm Nursing Home

Service Provider: Fresh Fields Aged Care (NSW) – No 1 Pty Ltd

Sanctions and Notices to Agree

Details
Status Status Current
Sanction or Notice to Agree applied Sanction or Notice to Agree applied In order to avoid the imposition of a revocation sanction under section 63N of the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Act 2018, the approved provider is required to agree to the following in writing by 5.00pm on 23 March 2021:
  • appoint, at its expense, an eligible adviser to assist them to comply with its responsibilities:
  • this appointment must be made by 5:00pm on 25 March 2021; and
  • the adviser must be appointed for a period of at least six (6) months.
  • provide, at its expense, training for its officers, employees and agents as specified below and to demonstrate that it has provided that training.
This training should include, but not be limited to:
  • safe and effective clinical care and personal care including best practice clinical risk identification, behavior management, best practice restraint in residential settings, and appropriate care documentation;
 
The Provider must provide a written training plan to the Commission by 25 March 2021 and written evidence of successful completion of the specified training by 25 August 2021.
 
  • participate in weekly teleconferences with the Commission and ensure a weekly written report is prepared and provided to enable the Commission to monitor the provider’s progress towards returning to compliance.
Sanction or Notice to Agree date Sanction or Notice to Agree date 18/03/2021
Expiry date Expiry date 25/09/2021
Reason(s) for sanction or notice to agree Reason(s) for sanction or notice to agree The Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission identified that there is an immediate and severe risk to the safety, health or well-being of care recipients. Failures include:
Standard 1 (3)(a) (3)(b)
Standard 2 (3)(a) (3)(b) (3)(c) (3)(d) (3)(e)
Standard 3 (3)(a) (3)(b) (3)(c) (3)(e) (3)(f)
Standard 4 (3)(a) (3)(c) (3)(d) (3)(f)
Standard 5 (3)(a) (3)(b)
Standard 6 (3)(a) (3)(c) (3)(d)
Standard 7 (3)(a) (3)(c)
Standard 8 (3)(a) (3)(b) (3)(c) (3)(d) (3)(e)
Current status of service Current status of service
The Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission are continuing to monitor the services return to compliance.
An advisor was appointed by the approved provider on25 March 2021
Residents and relatives were notified on 30 March 2021