The deferral of community health participation in the new CIMS has been extended for a further eighteen months to 30 June 2020. Please see commonly asked questions below for further information.
Community health services should continue to submit Category One and Category Two incident reports to the relevant department's operational division as per existing process. The Health Incident Reporting Instruction (2013) and the Human Services Critical Client Incident Management Instruction (CCIMI) (2014) to continue to apply.
This dedicated community health services incident reporting webpage now hosts all the human services and health incident reporting forms, resources and supporting guidance previously found on the Funded Agency Channel including:
- policy and instructions
- links to the incident report web and written forms
- human services client incident submission portal
- implementation guidelines.
Commonly asked questions
The department has prepared factsheets with answers to commonly asked questions from community health services about incident reporting arrangements.
Reviewed 25 October 2021