With the Quality and Safety Commission and associated audits rolling out across the country, providers need to get on top of non-compliant service agreements ASAP. To help, Evie has created an essential free resource to help providers work out what they can and cannot say in a service agreement.
The Federal Government has morning announced a long awaited increase in the prices for NDIS funded therapy, attendant care and community participation.
A new NDIS Price Guide is in effect as of 1 February 2019 and the changes that have been made are not exactly what we were expecting…
The NDIA have made a very welcome change to their position on Support Coordinators in plan review meetings.
The NDIA will today announce a new pricing tier for self-care, social and recreational support for Participants with "very complex" support needs.
The NDIA has recently articulated its position on Support Coordinators attending plan review meetings, and you may not like what they have said. Evie discusses the implications and offers strategies for working within these guidelines.
Going the extra mile day after day is running many Support Coordinators off their feet. Evie explores what makes this role particularly difficult to sustain and what can be done to support them.
In this series dedicated to examining discrepancies in the Planning process, Sara and Evie explore why so many Participants are being told that Plan Management comes out of their Plans and what can be done about it.
What are your organisation's pictures saying about you and the people you work with? Sara and Evie examine what many providers get wrong when representing the people they support, and how you can avoid making the same mistakes.
Earlier this year, we wrote that we were disappointed to see that Peer Workers had been removed from the list of professions who could provide Support Coordination. But now, as Evie reports, that has all changed in the updated Guide to Suitability.
That time of year is here again! The NDIA have released the new Price Guides, which will come into effect as of next Sunday, 1 July.
The Agency have announced the nine recommendations from the McKinsey Pricing Review that they will be implementing in July 2018.
We urge the NDIA to rethink their bizarre decision to remove Peer Workers from the list of professions able to deliver Support Coordination.
Evie decodes the NDIS Guide to Suitability to show you how to find the nuggets of information in this dense but insightful document.
The NDIS Operational Guidelines are not half as hard to read as they may appear and are fantastic sources of practical information, writes Evie Naufal.
In this article, Evie answers some of the most frequently asked questions we get about Plan Management.
Evie explores the policy and practice behind two key Support Coordination challenges: its time-limited nature and the role of Local Area Coordinators.
The 2017/18 NDIS Price Guides are hot off the press. Evie outlines what you need to know about this long anticipated update.
The 2017 Budget confirmed that the NDIS will be fully funded by an increase in the Medicare levy. Evie looks at what this means and explores what else Budget 2017 had to say about the NDIS.
We meet a lot of organisations who are confused about what Support Coordination should look like. This article goes beyond the basics to demonstrate what Support Coordination should look like – and what it should not.