ShiftCare vs. Splose
Splose offers invoicing and customer relationship management features for allied health and NDIS providers. But how does it compare to our management software, ShiftCare?
Choosing The Best Software For Your Needs
Client care plans, fund management, invoicing: for allied health and NDIS businesses, there’s always something to stay on top of.
The right care management software will help you by streamlining the admin side of running your business. With less time spent on billing and client documentation, your team can dedicate their attention to providing quality care and support.
Picking the right platform is key. You need software that will simplify your most time-consuming tasks, support your team members and help you improve quality standards.
That’s why we’re comparing two different software platforms designed for allied health and NDIS businesses: Splose and our own software, ShiftCare. At first glance, the two programs seem similar. But a deeper look reveals significant differences, especially when it comes to rostering your team.
What Is Splose?
Splose’s allied health platform supports customer relationship management, invoicing and file storage. In recent years, the company has also targeted NDIS providers, and as a result, Splose now offers some NDIS integrations. This includes an early-access bulk NDIS billing feature.
The platform also integrates with Zoom, Stripe, and Xero, and promises that integrations with MYOB and QuickBooks are coming soon.
What Is ShiftCare?
ShiftCare is a workforce management, client management and business management tool rolled into one. It’s built around the needs of NDIS providers, aged care, allied health and support coordinators.
ShiftCare stands out for being:
Rostering, billing, reporting, document management, client funds management: ShiftCare does it all. You can auto-generate invoices and integrate your accounting software. Plus, ShiftCare comes with an app for your caregivers and support workers, so that they can access schedules and care plans on the go, along with a portal for clients and their loved ones.
From the NDIS pricing arrangements to bulk NDIS claims, ShiftCare makes running an NDIS business simple.
ShiftCare boasts user-friendly technology such as drag-and-drop rostering and voice-to-text progress notes. And using it is simple, whether you’re a caregiver attaching expenses documentation to shift records or an admin team member reviewing document expiry alerts.
A Side-by-Side Comparison
|Price||From $20/practitioner per month||From $9 user / month|
|Free Trial||14-day free trial||7-day free trial|
|Self Service Onboarding|
|Family & Friends Portal|
|Bulk invoicing||Yes (costs an additional $2.40/practitioner/month)|
|Client waitlist management|
|Client funds management|
|Care worker app|
|Built in NDIS price guide|
Data accurate as of 15 June 2023 and based on publicly available information found online.
For a detailed overview of ShiftCare plans and pricing, please see our pricing page.
Which Platform Is Right For You?
Both Splose and ShiftCare help NDIS and allied health businesses manage client funds and documents, communicate with clients, and auto-generate financial reports.
Splose offers batch invoicing for an additional fee, along with an early-access feature of NDIS bulk claims. It also comes with a calendar feature that alerts you to potential time clashes in a practitioner’s scheduled services. Clients can book services online, with their sessions automatically assigned and added to the calendar.
ShiftCare offers batch invoicing and bulk NDIS claims at no extra fee. Its rostering tools allow you to set up team, recurring and split shifts in minutes. Your staff can set their preferred availability and check their scheduled shifts via the dedicated caregiver app. And with drag-and-drop technology and approved caregiver lists, you won’t have to worry about scheduling clashes.
Plus, you can use the job board to quickly advertise, fill and roster new shifts. Finding staff cover can be done with just a few clicks of a button.
ShiftCare is intuitive and easy to use. But should you have any problems, it has a 96% positive satisfaction rate for its customer support, including live support.