RSM Australia

Aged Care

New COVID-19 funding announced for the Aged Care Industry

29 April 2020
The Federal Government has announced new funding for the aged care sector to support staff retention in residential aged care and to assist with the viability of aged care facilities, as the sector continues to support the nation’s elderly during the COVID–19 crisis.

Economic impact of COVID-19 on the Aged care and health sectors

16 March 2020
The coronavirus will put immense pressure on the Australian aged care and health sectors. Given older people are most at risk from the virus, Australia’s aged care facilities have urgently put in place controls to avoid the spread of the virus ahead of a potential outbreak.

Government boosts support for health providers and communities in response to COVID-19 threat

13 March 2020
The Australian Government has unveiled a comprehensive $2.4 bn health package to protect all Australians, including vulnerable groups such as the elderly, those with chronic conditions and Indigenous communities, from the coronavirus (COVID-19). 

Introduction to Short Term Restorative Care (STRC)

21 July 2016
The majority of top tier providers (according to financial performance) take the specialisation route. This makes sense because, whilst the provision of care is common in all services, the business models across service areas vary significantly. The bottom line being; doing what you already know reduces risk.

The balance between supply and demand for residential places

8 July 2016
The release of the ACAR for 2015 and recent research undertaken by RSM for our Aged Care Sustainability Review 2016 provides an opportunity to consider how the supply management regime is working in residential aged care.

RSM aged care community insights - June 2016

20 June 2016
Profit from employing a right sizing strategy