Fact sheet: COVID-19 Vaccines: Informed consent, preparing for the vaccine, and restrictive practices
This fact sheet aims to assist NDIS providers to better understand their obligations when supporting people with disability to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
It contains information about:
- the COVID-19 vaccines rollout from the Department of Health
- provider obligations
- informed consent
- preparing for the COVID-19 vaccine, including consulting with participants and supporting them to prepare for their vaccination
- the use of regulated restrictive practices, including state and territory requirements and contacts for authorisation.