ACIA Guidelines

ACIA have developed a suite of guidelines that help guide best practice in the community services industry.
ACIA Guidelines

As part of ACIA’s commitment to appropriate and effective governance and quality of care, ACIA have developed as suite of guidelines that helps guide best practice in the community services industry.

The purpose and intent of the guidelines are described in: ACIA 001 – Guideline Development and Review It is recommended that people read this document prior to using these guidelines.

 


  • ACIA 002


     

    Provision of Paid Community Supports and Nursing in the Community

 


  • ACIA 004


     

    Administration of Oral Medication in the Community by Support Workers

 


  • ACIA 005


     

    Administration of Non-Oral and Non-Injectable Medication in the Community by Support Workers

 


  • ACIA 006


     

    Provision of Bowel Care by Support Workers

 


  • ACIA 007


     

    Driving a participant – carer or funders motor vehicle while delivering a community support or service

 


  • ACIA 008


     

    Use of a Support Workers Private Motor Vehicle for Transporting Participants

 

 

 


  • ACIA 011


     

    Subcutaneous Injections in the Community by Support Workers

 

 


  • ACIA 013


     

    Communication between Service Providers and Therapist

 


  • ACIA 014


     

    Provision of catheter care by Support Workers in the community

 


  • ACIA 015


     

    Maintenance of Skin Integrity by Support Workers in the Community

 


  • ACIA 016


     

    Provision of Bariatric Care by Support Workers in the Community

 


  • ACIA 017


     

    Balancing Duty of Care and Dignity of Risk

 

 

 

 


  • ACIA 021


     

    Statement on Quality of Service Delivery and Requirements of Membership

 


  • ACIA 022


     

    Guideline for Funding of Support Worker Training Programs

 


  • ACIA 023


     

    Protection of Participant Belongings Money and Household Items – Responsibilities

 


  • ACIA 024


     

    Procedure for ACIS Certification Transfer

 


  • ACIA 025


     

    Procedure for the Management of a Serious Event Incident Complaint of an ACIS Certified Provider or ACIA Member

 

ACIA progressively develops guidelines to improve sector capacity and service delivery in consultation with its members and other stakeholders.

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