Parkinson's Disease in Australia

In 2005 Parkinson’s Australia commissioned Access Economics to research and compile a report on the impact of Parkinson’s disease in Australia. This comprehensive report Living with Parkinson’s disease: Challenges and Positive Steps for the Future was published in 2007. In 2011 Deloitte Access Economics was again commissioned and produced Living with Parkinson’s Disease- Update.

Parkinson’s Disease Nurse Specialists

Parkinson’s Australia promotes the position of Parkinson’s Disease Nurse Specialist as the key health professional involved in the care of people affected by Parkinson’s disease. In 2014, Parkinson’s Australia: Parkinson’s Nurse Specialist Position Paper was produced to outline the benefits of this position.