Resources

Allied Health Professions Australia (AHPA) and its members regularly develop resources and guidance information to assist allied health practitioners in their work and to support their ongoing education and professional development.

AHPA may also on occasion share resources developed by other organisations. The resources available through AHPA are intended to be multidisciplinary in nature and reflect the organisation’s broad focus. If you are seeking resources specific to individual professions, please visit the homepage of your professional association. We ask that you please do not host or reproduce these resources without express permission from AHPA or the original content developer.

Webinars

Other Resources

My Health Record resources for allied health professionals

The Australian Digital Health Agency has developed new information sheets and online guidance to support allied health practitioners seeking to find out more about My Health Record. Visit the dedicated allied health section of the My Health Record website for videos and other resources.

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palliAGED

palliAGED is an online resource for health and allied health professionals to easily find evidence and practice tips to support older Australians at the end of their life and their families and carers. The Practice Centre provides links to, and information about, evidence-based tools and resources that you can use in practice. The Evidence Centre provides the best-available information to help answer clinical questions.

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Communique: Commonwealth Continuity of Support (CoS) Programme

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Allied Health Minimum Dataset

In December 2018, four Allied Health National Best Practice Allied Health Minimum Data Sets were  included in METeOR, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare’s repository for national metadata standards for the health, community services and housing assistance sectors. This represent a huge step in ensuring that that allied health data standards are recognised at a National level and utilised for important funding work such as that undertaken by the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority.

These data sets have been further developed by an allied health e-health collaborative and based on the Allied Health Minimum Dataset and Health Activity Hierarchy (HAH) 2001.

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AHPA Constitution 2019

AHPA Constitution – adopted by the Members on 12th February 2019

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NDIS Training Modules for Allied Health Professionals

Allied Health Professions Australia (AHPA) is pleased to present the Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) for Allied Health Professionals course. This course has been developed by AHPA and its member associations to provide an introduction to the Scheme for allied health professionals who may be considering providing NDIS services. More information about the training is available by clicking here.

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Webinar slides - National Health Services Directory

This PDF document is intended to accompany the National Health Services Directory webinar recording linked at the top of the page. It includes the complete slides used for the presentation.

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Understanding health practitioner privacy obligations for My Health Record use

The Office of the Information Commissioner has developed a range of resources to help health practitioners to understand their privacy obligations under the My Health Record legislation and Privacy Act.

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Choose physiotherapy

This Australian Physiotherapy Association video provides an introduction to the wide range of interventions a physiotherapist can provide.

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