Understanding CAPS and MASS
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
Cost
Depends on Membership level

Understanding CAPS and MASS

Presenter Sandra Illett

Sandra Ilett is a Registered Nurse and Midwife and for the past 20 years has worked as a Continence Nurse. She also has a Bachelor of Health (Child Health) and a Graduate Certificate (Continence).

Sandra works in private practice as a sole provider in a home visit service within a 100km radius of where she lives near Childers. This continence care is provided to clients of any age through the lifespan.

Sandra also works one day per week as a Practice Nurse for Childers Family Medicine.

Course Content

In Queensland there are three Government Schemes for people to access subsidized assistance with Continence Aids. This webinar will discuss two of these schemes, Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme and the Continence Aids Payment Scheme.

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session, you will…

  • Gain an understanding of two of the three Government subsidy schemes for Continence
  • Recognise the eligibility criteria for the schemes
  • Understand the assessment criteria for the schemes
  • Review the re-assessment cycle