Welcome to part two of our three part guide to compulsory reporting. In this part, we explain the circumstances where approved providers may exercise their discretion not to report assaults.
Welcome to our three part guide to compulsory reporting.
In part one, we explain the approved provider obligations for reporting alleged assaults. Please read part two for information about the discretion not to report assaults in certain circumstances and part three for information about compulsory reporting of missing residents.
Compulsory reporting is an important responsibility all approved providers of residential aged care must be aware of. We hope this three part guide sheds some light on the subject and helps approved providers to fulfill their obligations.