Serious risk decision
Following an assessment contact conducted on 11 July 2019, a delegate of the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commissioner made a decision that RSL LifeCare Limited failed to meet one Aged Care Quality Standards (Quality Standards) in the in relation to Peter Cosgrove House.
On 16 August 2019 a decision was made that failure to meet one requirement of these Quality Standards has placed the safety, health or well-being of aged care consumers of the service at serious risk. The Department of Health has been notified of the risk.
Serious risk is not an ongoing state; it is a statutory decision based on evidence at a point in time.