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Telehealth Permanent Part of Medicare System

Health Minister Hon Greg Hunt advised the following on Friday 27th November 2020: In particular, I'm pleased to announce that, for the long term, telehealth will become a permanent part of the Medicare system. We have just passed 40...

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NDIS Consultation Papers – Have Your Say

Message from NDIS below NDIS want to hear more from providers, families, carers and participants about changes they are planning – to make the NDIS simpler, faster, fairer and more flexible. On 25 November 2020 the NDIA released three...

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(HBF) Temporary Telehealth Benefits Extended

HBF have advised that their temporary telehealth benefits due to end 31 December 2020 has recently been extended to 30 June 2021. Please remember HBF require the following information on the invoice: Telehealth item number (refer to...

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Advertising a Regulated Health Service

Information has been provided to WAOTA by the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia that alerts to revised publications from AHPRA on Guidelines for advertising a regulated health service and Advertising compliance and enforcement...

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Final Call: Last chance to register for scholarships

​Women & Leadership Australia (WLA)   Closes 5pm December 14th Residual funding is available to support the development of female leaders across Australia’s health care sector. The programs are suitable for junior managers right...

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NDIS – Price Guide Update effective 1st October

Temporary measures introduced earlier this year to ensure National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants continue to access their essential disability supports during the COVID-19 pandemic will be extended. Temporary measures...

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NDIS Early Childhood Provider Report Form

NDIS have a new Early Childhood provider report form available to help providers to write reports for NIDS about the progress of participants aged under 7 years. This form is highly recommended and should be completed by all providers...

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