Rockingham is an
accredited aged care facility, in accordance with the Aged Care Act
Click here to view our name in the list of accredited facilities on
the Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency website.
What is Accreditation?
Accreditation is the
evaluation process that aged care homes must undergo to receive
residential care subsidies under the Aged Care Act 1997. To become
accredited, homes must demonstrate how they will meet the Accreditation
Standards and make a commitment to continuous improvement.
What are the
Standards are detailed in the Quality of Care Principles 1997.
There are four standards:
- Management systems,
staffing and organisational development
- Health and personal
- Resident lifestyle
- Physical environment
and safe systems