The National Aged Care Mandatory Quality Indicator Program started on 1 July 2019. The program requires every residential aged care home to collect data on these three issues and report that data to the Department of Health every three months:
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Residential aged care providers have a duty to provide quality care to all residents. At the same time, providers also have a duty to respect residents’ choices and independence. In a situation where a resident refuses care, which of these two duties is an aged care provider supposed to follow?
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