Dollars to Care
Aged Care Cost Transparency

Dollars to Care - Improving Aged Care Cost Transparency

Dollars to Care is the Australian Government's new analysis platform designed to bring financial transparency to the aged care sector.

In an era where informed decision-making is paramount, Dollars to Care empowers you with comprehensive insights into how each aged care provider allocates their resources and cares for their residents.

Dollars for Care

"The publication of aged care providers' finances and operations delivers on the Government's election committment to increase transparency and accountability around what aged care providers are spending money on" Commonwealth Aged Care Minister - Anika Wells.

What is Dollars to Care?

Dollars to Care is not just another tool — it's a catalyst for change.

Developed by the Australian Government, this new platform offers a detailed breakdown of how aged care providers allocate their financial resources to deliver quality care to residents.

By leveraging a wealth of data and analytics, Dollars to Care provides unparalleled transparency, allowing you to make informed decisions when choosing an aged care provider.

This initiative allows individuals to access detailed information regarding aged care service expenditures, including care, food, and wages, as well as contact information and photography of the facilities themselves.

The data aims to empower individuals to make informed decisions about their care, aligning with the recommendations of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.

How Does Dollars to Care Work?

Using Dollars to Care is simple and intuitive.

The user-friendly interface allows you to effortlessly navigate through a wealth of information, including financial breakdowns, expenditure patterns, and comparison metrics for each aged care provider.

Whether you're a prospective resident, family member, or healthcare professional, Dollars to Care equips you with the insights you need to make informed decisions about aged care providers.

Key Features:

  • Comprehensive Financial Insights - Dive into detailed financial breakdowns to understand how each aged care provider allocates their resources, including staffing, facilities, and resident care.

  • Expenditure Analysis - Gain insights into how aged care providers spend their budgets, including areas such as healthcare services, accommodation, and operational costs.

  • Performance Comparison - Compare aged care providers side-by-side based on key performance indicators, allowing you to identify top performers and make informed choices.

  • Transparency and Accountability - Dollars to Care promotes transparency and accountability within the aged care sector, empowering consumers to demand quality care and responsible financial management.

How to Access Dollars to Care:

Accessing Dollars to Care is quick and easy.

Simply visit My Aged Care - Dollars to Care to unlock a wealth of information and insights.

Whether you're researching aged care providers for yourself or a loved one, Dollars to Care puts the power of information in your hands.

Get Involved:

Join the push towards greater transparency and accountability in the aged care sector.

With Dollars to Care, you have the tools you need to make informed decisions and demand quality care for yourself or your loved ones.

Experience the Power of Information with Dollars to Care:

Don't settle for uncertainty when it comes to aged care.

Experience the power of information with Dollars to Care and make confident decisions that prioritise quality care and accountability.

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Dollars to Care is a Commonwealth government-sponsored initiative aimed at promoting transparency and accountability within the aged care sector.

While the objective of Dollars to Care is to provide accurate and up-to-date information, users are encouraged to verify details independently and consult with aged care professionals for personalised and current advice.

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