Accessing the NDIS: Role of GPs and health professionals

13 September 2019

Attend a practical training session to help you assist patients to access the NDIS.

GPs will be allocated 4 Category 2 points in RACGP QI&CPD Program for the 2017-2019 triennium.

The two-hour session will cover:

  • NDIS eligibility
  • Understanding and writing functional impact assessments
  • Completing the Access Request Form
  • Lots of opportunity to practice your skills

The four-hour session will cover:

  • The above, plus
  • Access for people with psychosocial disability

CPD learning outcomes:

  1. Increased understanding of the role of medical professionals in assisting patients to access the NDIS
  2. Increased understanding of functional impact of assessment
  3. Guided practice writing functional impact assessments
  4. Safety-based and patient-centred approach regarding the NDIS

Places are limited. Bookings essential.

Date Area Venue Registration link
21 October
6.30 pm registration
7-9 pm presentations
Sutherland Club on East Click here
24 October
6.30 pm registration
7-9 pm presentations
Hurlstone Park Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL Club Click here
29 October
6.30 pm registration
7-9 pm presentations
Mascot CESPHN Office Click here
2 November
8.45 am registration
9 am - 3 pm presentations
(Inclusive of lunch)
Mascot CESPHN Office Click here
4 November
6.30 pm registration
7-9 pm presentations
Strathfield Strathfield Event Centre Click here


 For any enquiries, please contact Jenny Denford at j.denford@cesphn.com.au or on 9304 8613.