Aged Care

Online Course

Translating the Aged Care Quality Standards

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How do the new Aged Care Quality Standards, that came into effect on 1 July 2019, influence dietetic practice? This series of eight, 30-minute prerecorded webinars will provide an introductory overview of a dietitian’s role in meeting the Quality Standards, including case studies of their practical application in residential and community settings. It will also explore how dietitians can advocate for improved food and nutrition processes.

Once registered, you will have 6 weeks to complete the coursework – complete it as quickly or slowly as you like!

Audience: Dietitians with limited knowledge or experience with the new Quality Standards.

Register now: email learningcentre@dietitiansaustralia.org.au

Course Information

  • To identify and promote the role that dietitians have in supporting organisations to meet the new Aged Care Quality Standards relating to food and nutrition.
  • To advocate for better quality food and nutrition processes in aged care through understanding how the Standards relate to dietetic practice.
  • To interpret the Quality Standards to promote higher quality food and mealtime services, by supporting organisations to facilitate change through all aspects of meal planning, meal-time services and meeting nutrition requirements for consumers.

Cost 

Standard registration*

DA member                   $250.00 $190.00 (25% discount to support members during COVID-19)

Non-member                    $350.00

*includes all 8 webinars

Register now: email learningcentre@dietitiansaustralia.org.au

Registrations close 30 June 2020.

DA members must be logged in to register and to access the discount rate.

Dietitians NZ members are eligible to receive the DA members rates. Contact the Centre for Advanced Learning via learningcentre@dietitiansaustralia.org.au to obtain the coupon code to complete the discounted registration.

Questions?

Contact the Centre for Advanced Learning via learningcentre@dietitiansaustralia.org.au  or 02 6189 1236