Disability, home care and other client support service providers are responsible for establishing plans to ensure client and staff health and safety, and continuity of support and services to clients. Some providers will have existing risk management plans focused on influenza and gastroenteritis, and these can be built upon to prepare for COVID-19.
Providers will need to adapt existing business continuity plans to prepare for and respond to COVID-19.
Registered NDIS providers are reminded to notify the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commissioner of any change or events impacting their services as a result of COVID-19. Notifications can be made via (Notification of event form – COVID-19 (Registered providers)