VHA members invited to explore aged care response to COVID-19

August 6, 2020

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety has invited submissions on the impact of COVID-19 and response to the COVID-19 pandemic in aged care.

The VHA will be holding dedicated member consultation sessions to understand the Victorian public aged care sector experience, including residential aged care and community-based care.

The findings of these sessions will be used to develop a sector-informed submission.

The first session will be held on Wednesday 12 August, 8.00am – 9.30am for member services delivering community-based aged care. Register here.

The second session will be held on Thursday 13 August, 8.00am – 9.30am for member services delivering public sector residential aged care services including health services that are supporting aged care providers in metropolitan Melbourne respond to the pandemic. Register here.

Key consultation questions will be provided in advance of the consultation sessions.

If you would like to discuss the sessions further, please contact Ali Georgalas, Lead, Health System Reform.