Everyone has an equal right to quality health care and as key clinical decision-makers it is our duty to ensure no communities across Australasia are disadvantaged or discriminated against during this current public health crisis.
Number of links and documents addressing the impact of COVID-19 on people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island peoples are available. Some of these resources include:
Australian Health Sector Emergency Response Plan for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Management and Operational plans for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Populations
NDIS – https://www.ndis.gov.au/coronavirus#faq
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – Diseases – NSW Health – NSW..