Notices of Non-compliance, Notices to Agree and Sanctions in Eldercare Allambi

Service Provider: Eldercare Inc

Sanctions and Notices to Agree

Details
Status Status Archived
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 six months.
Revocation of approved provider status for a period of six months, unless the below conditions are undertaken
  • Appoint at their expense, an adviser to assist with complying with responsibilities in relation to care and services
  • To provide, at their expense, training for officers, employees and agents.  
Sanction or Notice to Agree date Sanction or Notice to Agree date 24/12/2018
Expiry date Expiry date 23/04/2019
Reason(s) for sanction or notice to agree Reason(s) for sanction or notice to agree

The department identified that there is an immediate and severe risk to the health, safety and wellbeing of care recipients at the service following information received from the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency.

The department has serious concerns in relation to:

Accreditation Standard 2: Health and personal care

2.13 Behavioural management

Current status of service Current status of service

The Department and the Quality Agency are continuing to monitor the service.

A residents and relatives meeting was held on 11 January 2019

The advisor was appointed by the approved provider on 2 January 2019

Following reconsideration of its original decision to impose sanctions, the department varied the expiry dates of sanctions 1 & 2 to expire on 23/04/2019.