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This instrument amends multiple instruments to provide a modified classification mechanism for palliative care entry to an aged care facility, requiring only a certification by a medical practitioner of palliative status (including 3 months life expectancy) prior to entry; rather than the independent assessment process being implemented for classification of needs following entry.
Administered by: Health and Aged Care
Registered 14 Jul 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Jul-2022
Tabled Senate26-Jul-2022
Date of repeal 26 Oct 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Enabled by
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Aged Care Act 1997
C2004A05206No. 112, 1997