Why choose us?
Professional Advice & Assistance
Financial Analysis & Benchmarking
The James Underwood & Associates National Executive Salary Review is available!
Providing detailed, specific salary and benefits data by state and by size of organisation for executive and senior staff positions within aged care organisations. Click here for more info!
Maximise Customer & Staff Outcomes
Welcome to JU&A
Our goal is to promote and achieve professional, successful provision of aged care that gives excellent outcomes for customers and staff whilst maximising long-term return on investment.
In our 21st year of aged care consulting, James Underwood & Associates is the leading Australian firm of management consultants for aged care. We have developed a huge customer base of religious and charitable, private-sector, local government and state government service providers across the nation.
We assist in areas of compliance with Commonwealth, State and Local Government requirements; income maximisation; restructuring; rebuilding; ACAR and ZRIL applications; commencement of new services; implementation of Extra Services; strategic and business planning; recruitment of senior staff; and general advising. With our nurse consulting wing, we are involved in every aspect of quality systems, accreditation and change management
LLLB will assist Regional, Rural and Remote (RR&R)
Analysis of LLLB Impact on Residential Care as at Feb 2013
Further to the release of the Living Longer, Living Better Aged Care Reform Package in April 2012, JU&A has been responding to a number of queries, through FAQs and instant updates, and reacting to the additional Reform information being regularly issued by the Federal Government. These are published this website . Instant updates are also posted on our Facebook and Twitter accounts.
Extra Services: Your Strategy for Success!
Since the benchmark-based ES application system was introduced in October 2003, JU&A has successfully commenced 170 ES approvals. In 2011, all of the 28 applications submitted by JU&A were approved, securing more than 22% of all new ES places nationwide!!
Implementation includes market research; documentation and FAQs; staff training; preparation of resident agreements; setting flexible bond and fee arrangements; marketing strategies; and transition planning from general to ES places in existing services.
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