Table 1

Candidate conditions and processes of care, and relevant CPGs supporting their inclusion

Candidate conditionsReference and number
RACCG*26 Victorian DHHS†27 ANZSGM‡28 AACQA§29 O’Reilly et al 30
Bladder and bowel···
Cognitive impairment····
Depression·
Dysphagia and aspiration··
End of life/palliative care···
Hearing and vision··
Infection¶····
Medication····
Mobility and falls·····
Nutrition and hydration····
Oral and dental care··
Pain····
Restraint····
Skin integrity····
Sleep···
  • *Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

  • †Department of Health and Human Services.

  • ‡Australian and New Zealand Society of Geriatric Medicine.

  • §Australian Aged Care Quality Agency.

  • ¶Includes respiratory infections (influenza and pneumonia), vaccination and urinary tract infections.

  • CPGs, clinical practice guidelines.