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Improving Fire Safety for TAC Clients with Vulnerable Care Needs
Improving Fire Safety for TAC Clients with Vulnerable Care N...

14 Dec 2020 | As part of this effort, occupational therapists are now more likely to receive a TAC referral to conduct an asses...

  WA ABI/Neurology Interest Group Connect
WA ABI/Neurology Interest Group Connect

14 Dec 2020 | The members of the WA ABI/Neuro Special Interest Group were fortunate to recently come together.

The Role of OTs in Assessing Patients for Disability Parking Permits
The Role of OTs in Assessing Patients for Disability Parking...

8 Dec 2020 | Victoria’s transition to the Accessible Parking Permit (APP) Scheme is now underway with eight south east Victori...

The SA Health Performance Council will be Retained
The SA Health Performance Council will be Retained

8 Dec 2020 | The Health Care Governance Amendment Bill 2020 was further debated in the SA Parliament this week.

WA Hot Topic Event Up: The Role of OT in Falls Prevention
WA Hot Topic Event Up: The Role of OT in Falls Prevention

8 Dec 2020 | Western Australian members recently attended the final Hot Topic event for this year. This face-to-face session g...

OT Simone Dudley Receives Shine Award 2020
OT Simone Dudley Receives Shine Award 2020

7 Dec 2020 | The Shine Awards celebrate women of rural Australia making real differences in their communities.

Department of Veterans' Affairs: 2020 RAP Schedule Updated
Department of Veterans' Affairs: 2020 RAP Schedule Updated

7 Dec 2020 | The Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) has advised that the RAP Schedule has been updated for 2020.

Vale Patricia (Pat) Martyn
Vale Patricia (Pat) Martyn

7 Dec 2020 | It is with sadness that OTA learnt of the death of Patricia (Pat) Martyn last week. Pat was a member of the Execu...

2020-21 Queensland State Budget Delivered
2020-21 Queensland State Budget Delivered

2 Dec 2020 | The 2020-21 Queensland state budget was handed down on Tuesday 1 December 2020 by Queensland Treasurer the Hon. C...