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Aged Care Assessment Teams NSW: Who is ‘ACAT’ and What Do They Do?

Aged Care Assessment Teams NSW: Who is ‘ACAT’ and What Do They Do?

If admission into residential care and nursing homes is confusing to families, then Aged Care Assessment Teams are often one of the most important resources in obtaining a comprehensive solution. Otherwise known as ACAT, the Aged Care Assessment Teams in NSW are typically doctors, nurses and social workers attached to a hospital who assess elderly people for aged care needs and make recommendations for the most...

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