The TAC spends over $1 billion annually supporting the over 20,000 people killed or injured on Victoria's roads. Our health, disability and legal stakeholders are critical in delivering the services our clients need to get their lives back on track. We regularly highlight news that impacts our stakeholders. News reports and commentary on TAC-related issues can be found below.
We’re transforming the way we manage the health outcomes of our most complex clients through a whole of person multi-disciplinary approach that encompasses a holistic view of their recovery.
In this article, Damian Poel, Executive Manager of Supported Recovery, explains how for those clients with complex needs we’re moving towards an active case management approach, with clinicians, family members, community support and the TAC all working together to help our clients get the best health outcome for them.
The TAC is recruiting experienced health professionals to help provide the right benefits to Victorians injured in transport accidents. Professionals from the following registered health and medical professions are encouraged to apply: medical practitioner, psychologist, dentist, occupational therapist, optometrist, physiotherapist, chiropractor, osteopath, and podiatrist.
The TAC has selected new organisations to provide support services to TAC clients living in Residential Independence (RIPL) housing developments.
The TAC is recruiting experienced health and disability practitioners to join our dynamic team of experts on the Clinical Panel. Professionals from disability services, allied health, mental health and medical fields are encouraged to express their interest (EOI) in joining the panel. The EOI will run until Thursday 26th April.
A new service will allow TAC clients to return home from hospital faster through the provision of rehabilitation in their home. The new service includes physiotherapy, occupational therapy, nursing and home help to support our clients in their recovery while being connected to their families and community.
A leading practitioner of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS), Dr. Tim Feeney, will present findings from the world’s first controlled study of PBS in the traumatic brain injury cohort, being conducted in Victoria.
A partnership between the TAC and Deakin and Monash universities is trialling cutting-edge technology in people’s houses to help them live independently.
At next month's Australian Pain Society meeting, a hot topic of conversation will be new innovations in the management of persistent pain. Learn how the TAC's adoption of a biopsychosocial framework is helping one TAC client.
Since we launched LanternPay six months ago, it's dramatically shifted how providers transact with the TAC. Thousands of providers are now experiencing the speed and assurance of the digital solution, giving them time for more productive tasks.
We’ve transformed our way of working. Most treatments and services are now pre-approved, so there’s no need to contact us before delivering them to TAC clients.