Once both you and your allied health assistant have decided to proceed, you can contact each other directly (via phone or email) to organise ongoing sessions. You will not be required to book sessions through Fora.
This is decided at the Team Meeting. Everybody has different needs, so the frequency of check-ins between an AHP and the therapy assistant will vary. We do recommend check-ins to occur every 4 to 6 weeks to ensure the allied health assistant is supported, guided and has the most up-to-date therapy plan on how to best [...]
Fora assumes all responsibility for the actions of our allied health assistants and provides all the necessary insurances (Professional Indemnity, Public Liability and WorkCover Insurance). Your Allied Health Professional (AHP) is not liable for the actions of Fora’s allied health assistants. Allied health assistants do not fall under the professional indemnity insurance of client's therapists, they [...]
To ensure you are achieving your best outcomes and complying with NDIS guidelines, all allied health assistants must be linked with your allied health professional. With your permission, we will contact your allied health professional, to ask a few questions: Do they think it is appropriate for you to work with an allied health assistant [...]
With your permission, Fora contacts your AHP directly to check that they are happy to provide guidance to your allied health assistant (and in what capacity). To do this, we require their full name, email and the name of their organisation. This will need to be provided to us when you fill out an application [...]
A Team Meeting is an opportunity for your allied health assistant to be provided with a clear therapy plan and guidance on how to implement therapy interventions in a safe and effective manner. The allied health assistant can observe how the AHP conducts sessions and clarify anything in the plan that they are unsure about [...]
Your Support Coordinator and/or Allied Health Professional can also attend the meeting if you would like. Note that they will likely bill you for their time. Please remember, if you or the allied health assistants decide to not proceed after the meet and greet, we can continue the search for another allied health assistants. However, [...]
Invoicing occurs fortnightly. If you are paying for the service privately, or if your NDIS funding is self or plan-managed, you will be emailed an invoice that can be paid via direct bank transfer or PayID. Participants with agency-managed NDIS funding can request to have their invoices sent to them. Allied health assistants are not [...]
Fora acknowledges the Wurundjeri and the Boon Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation, the Traditional Custodians of the land upon which we work. We pay our respects to their Elders, past and present and future.