CareLynx provides a depth of Aged Care experience with over 30 years in the industry.

With our experience, insight and tools, we can ensure providers receive the maximum funding entitlements while instilling a sustainable and proactive ACFI solution.

Our CareLynx ACFI Services can assist you in:

  • Acquiring the appropriate funding for your residents to ensure they get the best individualised care
  • Holistic resident reviews for detailed clinical oversight
  • Empowering care staff with knowledge of insightful and accurate reporting reducing downgrade risk at validation

A snapshot of the ACFI services we offer:

ACFI Table

What can you expect from each of our ACFI services?

Validation Preparation Services:
Risk Management & Validation of existing ACFI Packs

An audit of the current existing ACFI Packs is conducted and reviewed against the Medicare Payment Summary for validation purposes. A Risk Management Report is compiled to update the Provider on the status of their current ACFI Claims and validity of the ACFI Pack contents. This will determine the level of financial and compliance risk to the Provider.

ACFI Uplift Review Services:
Resident Uplift Recommendation

An audit of the current existing ACFI Packs is conducted and reviewed against the Medicare Payment Summary for validation purposes. A Risk Management Report is compiled to update the Provider on the status of their current ACFI Claims and validity of the ACFI Pack contents. This will determine the level of financial and compliance risk to the Provider.

ACFI Submission Services 1:
Resident Review & Plan of ACFI Submission

A comprehensive resident review is conducted to generate an ACFI prediction that utilises the clinical and ACFI expertise of CareLynx staff. The ACFI Uplift Report is discussed with the Provider, identifying the priority order for resubmissions and financial returns. The Resubmission Pack is planned and collated by CareLynx with on-site staff assigned to collect appropriate ACFI documentation and assessments required for the resubmission. Instructions are carefully detailed in the ACFI Plan for the Provider to ensure completion and follow up.

ACFI Submission Services 2:
Resident Review, Staff Support & Validation of ACFI Submission

A comprehensive and detailed resident review is conducted to generate an ACFI prediction that utilises the clinical and ACFI expertise of CareLynx staff. The ACFI Uplift Report and ACFI Resubmission Packs are discussed with the Provider prioritising residents with the greatest possible uplift and the ACFI Plan for submission. CareLynx then assist and guide staff through the ACFI process for each individual submission. The accuracy of the documentation is reviewed by CareLynx post assessment period to ensure the final ACFI Pack has all components completed and present. The finalised ACFI Pack is then given to the Provider to submit and store securely.