Consumer Direct Private Care

WHAT IS A PERSONAL HOME CARE PACKAGE?

A Home Care Package is a specific Australian Government Funded program which is designed to provide in home care to eligible Australians 65 years and over. Aged care services are delivered in a variety of service models catering to the diverse needs of the individual.

A Home Care Package is funding allocated to an individual based on a needs assessment. The funding is then used to provide in home care services such as:

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Household jobs like cleaning or gardening

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Personal care like help getting dressed and showering

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Transport

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Modifications to your home like handrails or ramps

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Nursing, physiotherapy and other care

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Meals

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Equipment like walking frames and wheelchairs

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Social activities

HOW CAN HOMESTAY HELP YOU OPTIMISE YOUR PRIVATE HOME CARE PACKAGE?

Through our qualified service providers, HomeStay’s services are able to support the delivery of the Australian Government’s Healthy Ageing strategy by offering an innovative solution in how in Home Care is delivered.
Consumers receiving in home care package from an Approved Aged Care Provider can now book their individual services using HomeStay’s booking and payment system reducing the hassles of organising your care.

THE HOMESTAY CARE PLATFORM

We have designed an easy application that supports consumer directed care principles, empowering individuals with choice of service type, staff, date and time. This powerful platform provides choice for services, easy management of services and transparency in utilising the funds.

Approved Aged Care Providers are able to list their service types, staff and profiles, rates and available dates and sessions in real time, giving consumers the power to choose, book and pay for their services when they want it. The application allows service changes and cancellations which are communicated to the service provider in real time. We also provide a convenient and secure chat feature to communicate with the service provider regarding service details, changes and issues.

All of this in the power of your hands.

To learn more about Home Care Package’s visit www.myagedcare.gov.au or call 1800 200 422.

HomeStay Care partners with Approved Aged Care Providers to deliver in home care through our seamless booking and payment system and Intelligent Home Software. For more information contact us on 1300 059 607 or 02 8067 8808 or email hello@homestay.care