Reasonable, necessary and valued: pricing disability services for quality support and decent jobs

Natasha Cortis, Fiona Macdonald, Bob Davidson, Eleanor Bentham

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Abstract

This report is concerned with prospects for quality services and decent jobs under Australia's National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Specifically, it examines how the prices set by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) are:
• affecting disability support workers;
• enabling employers of disability support workers to meet their industrial obligations; and
• supporting development of a skilled, high-quality, and decently remunerated disability support workforce.
LanguageEnglish
Place of PublicationSydney
PublisherSocial Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales
Commissioning bodyHealth Services Union, Australian Services Union, and United Voice
Number of pages97
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2017

Publication series

NameSPRC Report
PublisherSocial Policy Research Centre
No.10/17

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Service quality
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Cortis, N., Macdonald, F., Davidson, B., & Bentham, E. (2017). Reasonable, necessary and valued: pricing disability services for quality support and decent jobs. (SPRC Report; No. 10/17). Sydney: Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales.
Cortis, Natasha ; Macdonald, Fiona ; Davidson, Bob ; Bentham, Eleanor. / Reasonable, necessary and valued : pricing disability services for quality support and decent jobs. Sydney : Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales, 2017. 97 p. (SPRC Report; 10/17).
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Reasonable, necessary and valued : pricing disability services for quality support and decent jobs. / Cortis, Natasha; Macdonald, Fiona; Davidson, Bob; Bentham, Eleanor.

Sydney : Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales, 2017. 97 p. (SPRC Report; No. 10/17).

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