A woman who is confined to a hospital bed due to morbid obesity and chronic disabling osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee has been deemed ineligible for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, after a tribunal ruled her impairments could be medically treated. The decision was handed down by the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) in response to ...
Patient with disabling arthritis loses bid for NDIS access
By Tessa Hoffman
14 Mar 2018