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Services

Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS) Outreach Response

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