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Code of Conduct AHPRA June 2022

Today the revised shared Code of conduct (the code) for National Boards (except Medical, Nursing and Midwifery and Psychology) took effect. An advance copy of the revised code was published in April. To support the Code taking effect,...

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NDIS Pricing Document 2022/23

NDIS Pricing Arrangements and Price Limits (previously the NDIS Price Guide) assist participants and disability support providers to understand the way that price controls for supports and services work in the NDIS. Price regulation is...

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Informed Consent – how to manage it well (OT Board)

Informed consent is a person’s voluntary decision about healthcare that is made with knowledge and understanding of the benefits and risks involved. Informed consent is a critical part of the practitioner-client relationship. Managing...

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Face Mask Exemptions

Information has been provided by the Department of Health and will be uploaded to WAOTA website under 'Health News'. The Directions which provide the legal requirements for face coverings (or face masks) only refers to “a medical...

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Department of Health – News and Media

Find out how the Department of Health are monitoring and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, how you can help stop the spread of the virus in Australia and what to do if you have symptoms plus all the latest news....

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Preparing for COVID in the WA community

The Department of Health WA have provided some advice on how to help prepare and stay safe within the community. Tips include Support person Home essentials Over-the-counter treatments for COVID-19 COVID-19 symptoms - what to expect...

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