NDIS

Mrs Richelle Carta1 1Queensland Health – Townsville Hospital and Health Service, Townsville, Australia Australia’s National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) has been described as the biggest social reform of a generation. Townsville and Hospital Health Service (THHS) has been at the...
  • April 4, 2019
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Mrs Yolande Noble1, Ms Clare Besly1 1Montrose Therapy and Respite Services, Darra, Australia Background: The disability sector is transforming in response to the rollout of the NDIS. Allied Health workforce development and commitment to growing and sustaining capability through investment...
  • April 4, 2019
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Ms Helen Malcolm1, Ms Belinda Jones1 1Hunter New England Local Health District, Armidale, Australia Background Before the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD) received some funding to provide disability services. When...
  • April 3, 2019
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Susie  Hines1 1The Canberra Hospital, Garran, Australia Introduction: The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) was introduced in 2014 to the ACT.  This presented challenges as negotiating NDIS was uncharted for all.  Canberra  Health Services (CHS) has significant numbers of long...
  • April 2, 2019
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