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AGED CARE ACT 1997 - SECT 44.2
Amount of residential care subsidy
(1) The amount of
residential care subsidy payable to an approved provider for a residential
care service in respect of a
* payment period is the amount worked out by adding together the amounts of
residential care subsidy for each care recipient:
(a) to whom the approved provider provided residential care through the
residential care service during the period; and
(b) in respect of whom the approved provider was eligible for
residential care subsidy during the period.
(2) This is how to work out the amount of
* residential care subsidy for a care recipient in respect of the * payment
Residential care subsidy calculator
Step 1. Work out the basic subsidy amount using
Step 2. Add to this amount the amounts of any primary supplements
worked out using Subdivision 44-C.
Step 3. Subtract the amounts of any reductions in subsidy worked
out using Subdivision 44-D.
Step 4. Add the amounts of any other supplements worked out using
The result is the amount of residential care subsidy for the care recipient in
respect of the payment period.
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