Home Care Non-Compliance Trends

Pride Living is pleased to present our initial insights into non-compliant and sanctioned facilities for home care, building on the Commission’s quarterly sector performance data. We have significantly increased our capability in home care to be able to provide the same quality advice we deliver in residential care. While ACQSC sector reports provide a comprehensive [...]

Case Studies on Good Governance and Quality Assurance in Aged Care

As aged care providers strive for excellence in care, the importance of good clinical governance cannot be overstated. Good clinical governance starts by separating the functions of doing and reviewing. Consistent and ongoing oversight/review from an impartial third party ensures issues are addressed promptly while mitigating the risk of unresolved gaps. Good governance prepares key [...]

RACS Non-Compliance Trends 2022

We’re changing our 5th analysis into non-compliant and sanctioned facilities to focus more on trend data than current activity. This shift in focus seeks to provide our readers with more valuable insights. Our insights are based on our observations from publicly available data. The one key piece of data we cannot get from the Commission’s [...]

Insights into Jan – June 2021 non-compliant and sanctioned facilities

Pride Living is pleased to present our third Insight into non-compliant and sanctioned facilities, building on the Commission's quarterly sector performance data. The latest quarter has again seen an increase in the incidence of non-compliances issued. In this issue, we highlight the key risk areas and share our thoughts and experience from some recent involvement [...]

Webinar Presentation: Russell Kennedy and Pride Living Webinar: Serious Incident Response Scheme (SIRS) – Are you prepared?

Partnered with Russell Kennedy Lawyers, Katrina Ong presented our webinar on the Serious Incident Response Scheme (SIRS), focusing on: Tips on implementing an incident management system Concepts of preventive and reactive risk management Concept of Root Cause Analysis in incident investigation With Priority 1 incident reporting becoming mandatory from April 1st, this presentation can provide [...]

Understanding and managing the most common areas of non-compliance

Maintaining high standards and being compliant in personal and clinical care is paramount to providing a safe and effective environment for our consumers. Non-compliance significantly impacts our consumers' health and well-being and is extremely costly to providers. Understanding where the risk of compliance failure is greatest is the first step to ensuring compliance and maintaining [...]