Government COVID-19 Response Plan
The Government has released a COVID-19 response plan to meet the needs of people with disability.
Key points include:
- The Australian Health Sector Emergency Response Plan for Novel Coronavirus guides the Australian health sector response. This new management and operational plan focuses on people with disability – Click here to read the Management and Operational Plan for People with Disability
- The Plan identifies risk factors that may lead some people with disability to suffer more serious negative health outcomes from COVID-19.
- The Plan also sets out the roles and responsibilities for protecting the health of people with disability from COVID-19 infection.
- The Australian Government Department of Health will oversee the Plan’s implementation
Click here to read more.