NDIS accused of 'intimidating' GP practice

NDIS sent in investigators after rejecting $21 admin fee for patient's records, says Mr Dale Beatty

A GP practice has lodged formal complaints after the NDIS sent investigators to confront staff after they requested $21 to cover the cost of printing a patient’s medical records.

Mr Dale Beatty
Hawkins Clinic practice manager Mr Dale Beatty.

The NDIS said it needed the records of the patient, diagnosed with dementia, who was being transferred to a nursing home.

But the agency refused to pay the $21 fee, and after