Service Framework: to improve the health care of people with intellectual disability
The Service Framework is based on a tiered model of care and has been developed by NSW Health and the Department of Family and Community Services – Ageing, Disability and Home Care in collaboration with the NSW Council for Intellectual Disability. An extensive consultation with stakeholders has also helped of shape the Service Framework.
The Service Framework aims to reduce health inequalities for children, adolescents and adults with intellectual disability and is NSW Health’s response to:
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- NSW Health Disability Action Plan
- Disability - People with a Disability: Responding to Needs During Hospitalisation (revised Jan 08)
- NSW Health Analysis of costs and benefits of specialised intellectual disability health services