Notices of Non-compliance, Notices to Agree and Sanctions in Anglican Care McIntosh Court

Service Provider: Anglican Care

Sanctions and Notices to Agree

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 27 September 2022:
  • appoint, at its expense, an eligible adviser to assist them to comply with its responsibilities:
  • this appointment must be made by 5:00pm on 29 September 2022; and
  • the adviser must be appointed for a period of at least four (4) months ceasing on 23 January 2023.
  • give the eligible advisor all the necessary information required to provide their assistance.
  • 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: best practice care and management of care recipients concerning behavioural incidents; assessment and planning processes regarding referral to behaviour and dementia specialist services; and serious incident response scheme obligations.
    • The Provider must provide a written training plan to the Commission by 3 October 2022 and written evidence of successful completion of the specified training by 16 January 2023.
  • participate in fortnightly teleconferences with the Commission and ensure a fortnightly 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 23/09/2022
Expiry date Expiry date 23/01/2023
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 to whom the approved provider is providing care.

Failures of relevance to the decision to impose the notice are:
Standard 2 Ongoing assessment and planning with consumers - (e)
Standard 3 Personal care and clinical care - (a), (b)
Standard 4 Services and supports for daily living - (a), (b)
Standard 7 Human resources - (a)
Standard 8 Organisational governance - (d), (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 on 27 September 2022.
Care recipients and representatives were notified on 4 October 2022.