Legal and ethical considerations for aged care, including duty of care, work role boundaries and
? The current trends of care needs for older people, e.g. the need for flexibility in care arrangements
? Policies that have been developed in aged care
? Major risk areas and lifestyle factors of older people
? How older people are treated by the care system and the tensions that may exist between an
older person and an organisation assisting with care needs
? Working with the older person and carer in the course of your work
? The need for risk minimisation strategies and how standardised risk assessment tools may help.