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8.2 What are Attendant Care Services?

Definition of attendant care services

Attendant care services are provided to assist a person to manage their essential and regular personal care needs. Services can include assistance with tasks such as toileting, grooming, bathing/showering, eating/drinking and dressing.


Assessments for attendant care services

Claims for attendant care services are assessed on evidence from the client’s treating doctor and/or suitably qualified health professional or suitably qualified rehabilitation service provider.