Notices of Non-compliance, Notices to Agree and Sanctions in Bedingfeld Lodge

Service Provider: Bedingfeld Park Inc

Non-Compliance Notices

Status Status Current
Date notice sent Date notice sent 23/03/2022
Reason(s) for notice Reason(s) for notice A non-compliance notice was issued to the approved provider for failure to meet the following Quality Standards set out in Schedule 2 to the Quality of Care Principles 2014:
StandardBased on the following requirements:
Standard 8 – Organisational governance(e) (i), (ii), (iii)

Outcome Outcome

Sanctions and Notices to Agree

Status Status Current
Sanction or Notice to Agree applied Sanction or Notice to Agree applied The approved provider is not eligible to receive Commonwealth subsidies for any new care recipients at the service for a period of three (3) months.

Other requirements:
  • appoint, at its expense, an eligible adviser to assist it to comply with its responsibilities: this appointment must be made by 5:00pm on 17 June 2022; and the adviser must be appointed for a period of at least six (6) months ceasing on 16 December 2022.
  • In the event of a Covid-19 outbreak, immediately implement and comply with all advice, recommendations and directions of Commonwealth and WA Health Authorities.
  • 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: weight management, pain management, falls manangement, skin integrity management including wound management and pressure area care, and risk management;
    • The Provider must provide a written training plan to the Commission by 24 June 2022 and written evidence of successful completion of the specified training by 17 December 2022.
  • participate in fortnightly 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 14/06/2022
Expiry date Expiry date 16/12/2022
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 sanction are:

Standard 3 Personal care and clinical care - (a), (b), (d)
Standard 7 Human resources - (a), (c)
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 on16 June 2022
Residents and relatives were notified on23 June 2022