Information on the Assistive Technology market
The NDIA has released an Assistive Technology (AT) Market Insight which provides details on the supply and demand for AT as part of the NDIS for the financial year 2016-17.
The Market Insight outlines key information about how many participants are purchasing AT and the types of AT commonly purchased. This information will assist the sector make business decisions about how to meet the growth in the market and benefit from the opportunities the NDIS presents.
The Market Insight shows participants purchasing power is already shaping the market and driving improvements in quality and innovation for AT.
The AT Market Insight is the first in a series of simple, easy to read documents on aspects of the growing NDIS marketplace.
The NDIA acknowledges there has been some problems reviewing and, where appropriate, approving AT and home modifications causing delays for both participants and providers.
The NDIA is working to resolve existing requests for AT and home modifications.