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Royal Commission News | Edition 14

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During the two-week hearing on health for people with cognitive disability, a wide range of witnesses gave evidence, covering many topics. Some common themes included:

A number of witnesses suggested mandatory training in disability for health professionals, including the need to address deficiencies in knowledge, attitude and culture.Another common suggestion was modifying appointments to allow more time for patients with cognitive disability.The next hearing will focus on Education in Brisbane from 24 to 27 March. Following that, issues regarding Accommodation will be heard in Tasmania from 10 to 12 June.

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