Aged Care Provider Funding - further revision of the Aged Care Funding Instrument

This measure will make changes to funding provided to residential aged care providers through changes to the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI).

Information update: this Budget measure is subject to the passage of legislation.

Description of the measure

This measure will make changes to funding provided to residential aged care providers through changes to the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI). ACFI is used to determine the level of Government subsidy aged care providers receive, based on the care needs of the individual.

Further detail regarding this measure will be available on the Department of Health website.

Questions and answers

Who is eligible for this measure

This measure will affect residential aged care providers.

The date this measure will start and finish

This measure will start from 1 January 2017.

Page last updated: 12 September 2016

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