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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...

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...

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...

VicRoads Update: Online Medical Reports
VicRoads Update: Online Medical Reports

30 Nov 2020 | This information is relevant not just to OT driving assessors, but to any OT who is supporting an adolescent/adul...

2020-21 Victoria State Budget Delivered
2020-21 Victoria State Budget Delivered

26 Nov 2020 | The 2020-21 Victoria state budget has been handed down. OTA has prepared a summary of those budget measures most ...

Allied Health Capability Framework: Disability and Complex Support Needs
Allied Health Capability Framework: Disability and Complex S...

27 Oct 2020 | Allied health professionals play an important role in delivering the NDIS. To support their work, the Victorian G...

Allied Health Leadership Development Opportunity for Victorian OTs
Allied Health Leadership Development Opportunity for Victori...

22 Sep 2020 | The Department of Health and Human Services, in partnership with Monash University, is offering 90 emerging and g...

COVID-19: Guidance on Restrictions for Metro and Regional Vic OTs
COVID-19: Guidance on Restrictions for Metro and Regional Vi...

17 Sep 2020 | OTA continues to meet regularly with the DHHS to bring you the latest guidance on restrictions for Victorian occu...

Important Stage 4 COVID-19 Update: Latest Advice from DHHS + Workplace Travel + COVID Safe Plans
Important Stage 4 COVID-19 Update: Latest Advice from DHHS +...

10 Aug 2020 | We continue to work closely with the Department of Health and other allied health professions to discuss and clar...