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2024-2025 Federal Pre-Budget Submission
2024-2025 Federal Pre-Budget Submission

12 Feb 2024 | OTA has prepared a Pre-budget Submission as part of its annual budget consultation process.

Transporting Children with Disabilities and Medical Conditions - Free MACA training for NSW and QLD
Transporting Children with Disabilities and Medical Conditio...

23 Jan 2024 | MACA has developed the online training course: Transporting Children with Disabilities and Medical Conditions.

COVID-19 Update – January 2024
COVID-19 Update – January 2024

15 Jan 2024 | Community transmission of COVID-19 is increasing. Recent weeks have seen a rapid increase in hospitalisation of C...

Opportunity to contribute to TGA consultation
Opportunity to contribute to TGA consultation

12 Jan 2024 | OTA has been invited to join a working group to discuss and inform appropriate regulatory pathways for medical de...

The Health and Wellbeing of Mental Health Occupational Therapists research project
The Health and Wellbeing of Mental Health Occupational Thera...

12 Jan 2024 | Evana Miesen's Honours research project (with Professor Genevieve Pepin and Rachel Knight from Deakin University)...

DVA Complex Home Modification Specification Documents Survey
DVA Complex Home Modification Specification Documents Survey

5 Jan 2024 | Find out how DVA’s range of new Complex Home Modification specification documents assist occupational therapists ...

Recent NDIS Commission guidance using occupational therapy as an example
Recent NDIS Commission guidance using occupational therapy a...

21 Dec 2023 | A response from OTA about the concern of differentiated pricing by occupational therapists in the NDIS market and...

SIRA guidelines for the Provision of Relevant Services (Health and Related Services)
SIRA guidelines for the Provision of Relevant Services (Heal...

18 Dec 2023 | New South Wales' State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA) has published the Guidelines for the Provision of Re...

'Let the experts steer NDIS' - OTA CEO in the Daily Telegraph
'Let the experts steer NDIS' - OTA CEO in the Daily Telegrap...

15 Dec 2023 | In today Daily Telegraph (15 Dec 2024), OTA CEO Samantha Hunter highlights the opportunities with the NDIS review...