A woman at he hospital reception desk showing with their hand where the exit is
Live workshop

Supporting NDIS participants to leave hospital

Learn about the complexities of supporting NDIS participants who are stuck in hospital and how to implement a person's NDIS plan to enable an efficient and collaborative discharge.

Live Zoom Workshop


Tuesday 13 February


11:00am–1:00pm (AEDT)


2 hours

Lead Presenter

Whitney Lipman, UpSkill Trainer

Subsidised Price

(includes GST)

Who is this for:
  • Hospital clinicians supporting NDIS participants in the hospital setting
  • Support coordinators supporting NDIS participants in the hospital setting
  • Attendees should have a basic understanding of the health & NDIS interface

This workshop includes:

  • Practical exercises
  • Group discussion
  • Question and answer session
In this workshop learn best practice principles on implementing the person's plan to enable an efficient and collaborative discharge. This workshop is designed for hospital clinicians and support coordinators who have had basic exposure to the health and NDIS interface.

After this workshop you will be able to:

  • Assist an NDIS participant to implement their plan to facilitate discharge
  • Determine when a change in circumstance is required and how to avoid discharge delays
  • Describe the roles and responsibilities of hospital clinicians and support coordinators who are facilitating discharge
  • Coordinate and collaborate with stakeholders to facilitate a timely discharge from hospital
  • Problem solve complex scenarios and implement strategies to avoid discharge delays

Why should I attend this workshop?

The pathway from hospital to the community for people with disability and complex needs is characterised by delayed discharges and prolonged admissions.

Many NDIS participants remain in hospital for much longer than they need to, often well beyond when they are medically ready to discharge.

Register now to secure your spot 

Training FAQs

Who is your training for?

All our training is suitable for anyone who supports people with complex needs. It has, however, been developed with support coordinators and allied health professionals in mind.

Do you deliver private team training?

Yes, we can deliver tailored training packages to suit the needs of your team. We work collaboratively with you to understand your team’s learning objectives and then develop our training content and delivery to best achieve these outcomes. Contact us at [email protected] for more information.

Do you offer discounts for groups?

Starting on October 24, 2023, a group booking discount will be available for purchases involving 5 or more individuals in a single full-price live workshop. To check eligibility and gather more information, please feel free to contact us via email [email protected] 

Can I pay via invoice?

Yes, you certainly can. Please email us on [email protected] to arrange this.
Please let us know:
- Who we can address the invoice to 
- Which email address it needs to be sent to 

What about cancellations?

If the workshop has fewer than 4 registered participants, there's a possibility it may be cancelled. In the event of cancellation, you have two options: 
- Receive a full refund or 
- Opt for the next available session on the same topic. 
Rest assured, one of our friendly team members will get in touch with you if such a situation arises and provide as much notice as possible.
If you are unable to attend or need to cancel your registration, please contact us [email protected] or phone 1300 319 014 as early as possible so we can discuss your options.

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