We’ve been hanging out to see the new NDIS Orientation Module like kids waiting for Christmas and recently we got a little sneak peek of what’s in store. Unfortunately we’ve since learnt that the module is still in testing mode and will be formally launched in May with an email to all providers. Until then…
If there is one thing we know here at DSC, it is that providers have a lot of questions about service agreements. To help out, Jess explores what must go in them, what can’t be in them, who can sign them and more.
There is one crucial word that is often missing from conversations about the NDIS or quality and safeguarding. Leighton explores how if we are serious about our mission to support people with disability to live a good life, it is time to start using the f-word.
The Quality and Safeguarding Commission has announced some pretty significant changes that signal a more proportionate approach to auditing. Jess explores the implications these could have for providers.
Under the new Quality and Safeguarding Commission, the registration groups that you select will impact the scope of your audit. So Jess has created a handy resource to help you understand how the registration groups align with the NDIS Modules you will be assessed against.
For the first time, Australia will soon have a national register of all cleared and excluded NDIS workers across all jurisdictions. Jess explores what providers need to know before the database begins to roll out in July.
The first time you go through it, registering or renewing with the Commission can be a bit on the laborious and expensive side. So Ann explores the ins and outs of whether registration is really worth a provider’s while.