Notices of Non-compliance, Notices to Agree and Sanctions in Lyrebird Village for the Aged

Service Provider: Lyrebird Villages for the Aged Inc

Non-Compliance Notices

Details
Status Status Current
Date notice sent Date notice sent 03/03/2022
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:
 
Standard
Standard 2 – Ongoing assessment and planning with consumers (a) (b) (e)
Standard 3 – Personal care and clinical care (a) (b) (c) (d) (f)
Standard 4 – Services and supports for daily living (a)
Standard 7 – Human resources (a) (c) (d) (e)
Standard 8 – Organisational governance (d)
 

 
Outcome Outcome

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 8 July 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 8 July 2022; and
  • the adviser must be appointed for a period of at least six (6) months ceasing on 9 January 2022.
  • give the eligible advisor all the necessary information required to provide their assistance.
  • Immediately implement and comply with all advice, recommendations and directions of Commonwealth and Victorian 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: wound management and bowel management, clinical oversight and supervision, best infection prevention and control, appropriate use of personal protective equipment, and identification, escalation and management of risks.
    • The Provider must provide a written training plan to the Commission by 29 July 2022 and written evidence of successful completion of the specified training by 28 October 2022.
  • participate in regular teleconferences with the Commission and ensure a regular 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 07/07/2022
Expiry date Expiry date 09/01/2023
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 sanction are:
Standard 3 – Personal care and clinical care
(3) (b)
(3) (g) (i), (ii)
Standard 7 – Human resources
(3) (a)
Standard 8 – Organisational governance
(3) (c) (i), (ii), (iii), (iv), (v), (vi)
 
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 on11 July 2022