Public Sector Residential Aged Care Services Quality Indicator Data Validation Project
Client: Department of Human Services Victoria
Centre: Lincoln Centre
Start year: 2008
End year: 2009
This project evaluated and informed improvements in the quality of QI data used in Victorian public sector residential care. Its key aims were to: Examine methods used to collect and record QI data and whether or not they are uniform; Determine the current operational management of the QI data including use in continuous quality improvement, reporting structures and impact across the health service; Assess the quality, validity and reliability of current QI data and identify opportunities to improve the consistency and comparability of data across the sector. Being conducted with the Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care.