Chapter 6 – Caring for Elders in practice: Aged Care in ACCHOs
This chapter describes how ACCHOs can integrate aged care services within their comprehensive primary health care model. It details the steps ACCHOs can take to determine whether they can take on aged care service provision, and the process of integrating aged care with primary health care.
The content within this chapter was drawn from two in-depth case studies including with a metropolitan ACCHO and a metropolitan Aboriginal community controlled aged care service, and was refined by collective input from the CREATE Leadership Group to include perspectives from the ACCHO sector nationwide.
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