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Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS) Outreach Response - Services

Aged Care Assessment Service

 

This service provides Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS) assessment and short term case management for clients at risk of a preventable hospital admission or Emergency Department presentation.  Referrals are prioritised according to need, we can usually respond to urgent referrals as required and do not usually have a waiting.

Eligability Criteria

  • Requires Aged Care Assessment Service assessment
  • Requires short term case management
  • History of multiple hospital admissions/Emergency Department presentations or at risk of a preventable hospital admission /Emergency Department presentation

Exclusion Criteria

  • Resides in a Commonwealth Government funded residential aged care facility

Referral

  • Central East ACAS covers clients living in the areas of Manningham, Monash and Whitehorse P: 9881 1875 F:9887 6094

  • Outer East ACAS covers clients living in the areas of Knox, Maroondah and Yarra Ranges P: 8804 8652 F: 8804 8680

  • SACS referral form