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NDS & DSD CEO Breakfast

NDS and the DSD are organising a CEO Breakfast where guest speaker Mr Stephen Fox (Manager, NDS ACT) will discuss business transformation around the NDIS and what they have experienced in the ACT.
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Discuss challenges and opportunities for inter-sector engagement to promote inclusion of people with disability in community and civic life.
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Zero Tolerance Forums - Northern Territory

NDS is coordinating free forums about human rights, safety and preventing abuse and neglect of people with disability to continue to spread the message that abuse and neglect is NOT OK!

Defensible Documentation for Disability Support Staff

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Location: Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra
Date: 13/07/2017 to 17/08/2017

Learn the leading method to document progress notes professionally, legally and competently.

This training:

  • Is compliant with legislation and disability standards
  • Supports client choice and control 
  • Enables clients to direct their own care and ensures staff document their duty of care
  • Reduces the time required to write relevant information
  • Uses complaints, legal cases and coronial investigations to illustrate requirements
  • Covers incidents, risks, change, and the big risk ‘refusal of care or advice’

Presented by: Michele Moreau - RN
MHealthServManag, BNurs - Risk Advisor for PHI

Michele is a specialist in incident and complaint management. Including cases involving Complaints Commission, Police, Coroner, AHPRA and Workplace Safety regulators. Her insights into the documentation required to defend care and the mistakes to avoid is invaluable.

PHI is a Specialist Training and Risk Management Company for Aged, Community, Disability and Mental Health Services.

Event Details

Date Location Time
13 July 2017

Room 3, George Hicks Building, International House, The University of Melbourne, 241 Royal Parade, Parkville

*Please note: There is a fee subsidy for this event in Victoria, bringing the cost down to $50.00 incl GST.

1.00 pm - 4.30 pm
25 July 2017 Unit 5, 259 Glen Osmond Road, Frewville 9.30 am - 1.00pm
11 August 2017 NDS Training Room, 12 Lindsay Street, Perth 9.30 am - 1.00pm
17 August 2017 NDS Boardroom, 33 Thesiger Court, Deakin ACT 9:30 am - 1:00 pm


NDS Member - $120.00 + GST
Non NDS member - $140.00 + GST

*Please note: There is a fee subsidy for this event in Victoria, bringing the cost down to $50.00 incl GST.

This workshop is available for in-house delivery. Please contact Nicole Jenkins to enquire.

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Nicole Jenkins, National Learning & Development Manager, 02 9256 3107,