Specialist Updates

NDIS failing patients with mental illness: RANZCP

Thousands of patients with severe mental illness may be missing out on care from the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) due to confusion around eligibility, according to RANZCP.   

Around 690,000 patients live with severe mental illness, including 65,000 with severe, persistent and complex needs, the College wrote in their submission to an Ernst and Young review of NDIS legislation.

However, the