NDS Quality Management Portal - Features

NDS Quality Assessment Tool and the NDS Quality Pathway: Features at a glance
 

The Quality Pathway contains the Quality Assessment Tool, but also provides:

  • several other features (automatically generated work plans; self-generated work plans and actions; resources, tools and templates; update and upgrade features)
  • access to a wide range of community services and health standards and the capacity to complete work against multiple standards easily and simply through a single assessment process.

 

Feature
NDS Quality Assessment Tool
NDS Quality  Pathway
Access and track progress against NSW Disability Services Standards and KPIs
Y
Y
Access and track progress against the full range of SPP standards
 
Y
Complete assessments against the standards requirements
Y
Y
Automatically complete multiple sets of standards through a single assessment
Y
Y
Access a guide to suggested evidence documents for each assessment
Y
Y
Browse and load evidence electronically
Y
Y
Generate an evidence pack for submission to reviewers or accreditors
Y
Y
Use an evidence pack to report on progress
Y
Y
View and download a progress graph showing extent of meeting standards
Y
Y
Compare the organisation against benchmark averages
Y
Y
Track the organisation’s progress over time
Y
Y
Automatically generate a work plan identifying the action the organisation needs to take
 
Y
Allocate responsibilities and time frames for completing work plan actions
 
Y
View completed work plan actions
 
Y
Create custom work plans and work plan actions
 
Y
Access tools, templates and guides to assist in meeting standards
 
Y
Access to new features and functions as they are added to the SPP
 
Y
Site support
Y
Y