Age Care Update Podcast

Age Care Update Podcast

Age Care Update: Age Care Specific Programs and Funding in Community and Residential Podcast

The age care industry is currently undergoing significant change, it is important for AEPs to understand the various programs and funding to give context to their clinical practice. This podcast seeks to inform and clarify the various types of age care funding models and programs that exist in the community and residential settings. In addition, better understanding may help to identify current and future opportunities for AEPs in the age care sector.  

Focus will be placed on the following age care funding and programs with specific relevance to how AEPs interact in these areas: 
  • Short Term Restorative Care (Community)
  • Commonwealth Home Support Program (Community)
  • Home Care Packages (Community)
  • ACFI (Residential)

  • The recording is of a webinar presented by ESSA on 24 October 2017. 

    Presented by Martin Bending, AES, AEP, ESSAM, BSci(Hlth&SptsSci)

    Martin Bending has been working in the area of age care for over 8 years covering both community and residential settings. These settings cover four key funding models of Short Term Restorative Care, Commonwealth Home Support Program, Home Care Packages and the residential care Age Care Funding Instrument, all of which Martin is actively involved in on a day to day basis. Martin has been one of ESSA’s National Age Care Alliance Representatives for over 4 years, Chairs ESSA’s Exercise Physiology Advisory Group and has been a key support to ESSA in advocating for AEPs in age care. 

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    Any Accredited Exercise Physiologists 

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