Tag: disability summit

Community Healthcare

Health & Healthcare

Realising the Promise of NDIS: Using innovation to recruit, train and support an NDIS ready workforce

In the lead up to the 8th Annual National Disability Summit we have been joined by Dr Jodie Goldney from The Professional Practice Academy (PPA) to discuss the NDIS and other burning issues.    Jodie mentioned to me in the research stages that it is expected that the number of people employed in the disability…

4 Mar 2017, by Thomas Beauchamp

Community Healthcare

Health & Healthcare

How To Solve Some of The Biggest Issues With Client-Centred Care For People With Multiple Disabilities

Greater choices and control for people with disabilities is a key to delivering client-centred care and in the lead up to the 7th Annual National Disability Summit 2016, we had the chance to speak with Renée Heaton and DUO’s Cheryl Pollard (CEO) and Cathy Clifford (Support Worker) on the importance of the relationship between carers and…

8 Mar 2016, by Informa Australia

Community Healthcare

Health & Healthcare

The Six Ps of the NDIS Scheme

Mambourin Enterprises CEO Rohan Braddy is one of the world’s leading advocate of the movement on recognising universal access to disability services as a human right. As a member of the National Disability Services Victoria Committee, the National Board of National Disability Services, Mr. Braddy continues to use his experience and qualifications in his professional…

7 Mar 2016, by Informa Australia

Community Healthcare

Accessing high quality healthcare for people with disabilities – The challenges of the NDIS

The 5th Annual National Disability Summit 2014 convened in Melbourne on 17th and 18th March to discuss the roll-out of the landmark National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Based on the premise of putting people with a disability in the driver's seat to enable greater individual choice and control, the NDIS has been subject to both praise and scrutiny since…

24 Mar 2014, by Informa Australia

Acute Healthcare

Summing up the National Disability Summit by Prof Niki Ellis

Credit: This blog post is taken from "From the CEO's Desk" and written by Professor Niki Ellis, CEO of the Institute of Safety, Compensation and Recovery Research. * * * I got a good sense of where the NDIS is up to by attending the 3rd Annual National Disability Summit in Melbourne this week. Minister…

2 Jul 2012, by Informa Australia