Care Matters - March 2017

By admin - March 14, 2017

Welcome to the March 2017 edition of our Care Matters newsletter, which looks at issues relating to the healthcare industry in Australia.

Corporate governance and the impact of Client Instigated Services models

As the full roll out of the NDIS rapidly approaches, and moves in other health and aged care sectors begin to follow a similar client instigated service model, many traditional service providers are finding themselves poorly equipped to manage and understand the impact of these changes on their service delivery models.

How healthy is your data?

The healthcare industry is a people industry. The majority of cost is in paying the wide range of skilled and varied staff involved in delivering quality healthcare. It is a delicate mix of ensuring the correct skill sets and numbers of staff, as well as maintaining tight financial control to ensure the most cost effective workforce.

Think you’re immune to cyber attack?

A number of factors and benefits will continue to drive adoption of digital technologies. But with any change comes new vulnerabilities that expose an organisation to increased risks and an emerging threat for the health sector is a cyber attack on personal data.

Take your practice to the next level with Cloud

So far in this series of articles on Cloud-based accounting, we have introduced the concept of Cloud-based software, provided an understanding of choosing IT platforms to support a client based program, as well as provided the framework to identify the needs of the bookkeeping functions in your medical practice in order to increase day-to-day efficiency.


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Perth

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Adelaide

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