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Independence and Informed Choice: NDIS Rights and Responsibilities

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NDIS participants, regardless of their diagnosis, should be assumed to have the capacity to make decisions, exercise choice and give informed consent. This includes ensuring that participants are adequately informed about their care so that they are positioned to make informed choices.

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People living with disabilities, regardless of their diagnosis, should be assumed to have the capacity to make decisions, exercise choice and give informed consent. Therefore, providers of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) services are expected to support NDIS participants to exercise their autonomy. This includes ensuring that participants are adequately informed about their care so that they are positioned to make informed choices.

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11 Aug 2021
This is a great article to learn how to approach the patient meeting their needs and allowing them to make decisions
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