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18/01/2022
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Vic COVID-19 update: PCR testing and rapid antigen test supplies

Disability workers Priority 1 for rapid antigen and PCR testing, and email addresses for RAT supply requests.
News update
18/01/2022
News update

Victorian worker screening update

Victorian transitional period for NDIS checks will end on 31 January.

ABC News Radio - Worrying workforce and testing shortages in disability sector

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12/01/2022

ABC Radio reported on the challenges the disabilty sector is facing as Omicron numbers increase. Lack of testing is part of the problem. 

"NDS would like rapid antigen tests and PCR tests to be made available to people with disabilities and to disability support workers as a priority, as they are for health and aged care," said NDS Chief Executive Laurie Leigh.

Listen to the ABC Radio interview