About Complete Domestic Care Services

Complete Domestic Care (CDC), founded in 1996, specialises in medico-legal assessments to determine the impact of an injury or incapacity on a person’s life. The assessment analyses a claimant’s functional performance in the areas of personal self-care and routine daily activities in and around the home and in the community.

CDC, with its vast experience in medico-legal work, has a team of highly experienced Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Registered Nurses and Vocational Counsellors who provide evidence based independent Medico-legal reports in relation to:

  • Care and Domestic Assistance assessments (ADL’s) 
  • Dust and Disease / Mesothelioma
  • Compensation to Relatives Claims
  • Cost of Care reports
  • Family Law Matters
  • Needs assessments for Fund Managers/Trustees
  • Vocational assessments

CDC Primary Service

Our primary service is the provision of written Expert Opinion and testimony to the Legal Community and Financial Trustees to assist with the fair resolution of personal injury compensation claims, compensation to relatives claims or financial planning.

Other services include:

Care and Domestic Assistance assessments (ADL's)

The scope of a Care and Domestic Assistance assessments include the plaintiff’s reasonable and necessary need for past and future care, domestic assistance, professional services, home modifications and equipment.

Cost of Care reports

Cost of Care reports are managed through our division Cost of Care, where we have partnered with in-home care services across NSW in order to build a large database of prices for in home nursing and domestic services across 21 regions of NSW.

Needs assessments for Fund Managers/Trustees

We regularly perform “authorised visitors assessments” for Fund Managers/Trustees in order to provide our clients with a comprehensive picture of the ‘protected person’s’ living environment, quality of life, social support networks, and health status.

Vocational assessments

A Vocational Assessment is used to determine an individual’s skills and experience against their functional capacity following an injury. Our comprehensive reports identify return to work or alternative employment options, and lost earnings calculations.

Family Law Matters

These reports assist the resolution of matters such as contested estate, divorce or compensation claims
following a death of a loved one, by clarifying the roles, contributions and needs of the involved
parties.

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Why Us?

The recommendations in our reports are supported by referencing to evidence based practice and current treatment protocols. We also use a variety of standardised assessment tools to accurately assess the plaintiff’s abilities. 

Clients value our clear, concise and objective assessments, quick turn around times and up-to date knowledge of relevant legislation.

 

  • Our professional efficient handling of your case
  • All reports prepared go through our Quality Assurance Process
  • Guarantee evidence-based reports
  • Rapid turnaround time to meet your deadlines. We do our best to accommodate urgent cases
  • Our Experts are required to attend Expert Witness training programmes
  • Our team receive training to ensure their assessment skills and knowledge of applicable legislation are current
  • The experience and expertise of our team – 10 years post graduate experience is a general pre-requisite for undertaking medico legal work with our organisation

Our Medico-legal Specialists

Our team of experts at CDC Services have received comprehensive specialist training in writing medico-legal reports, and have hands-on experience in the field. Your Medico Legal reports are prepared by our highly qualified staff that generally have 10 years post graduate experience in their field, as well as considerable skill in compiling reports that meet the rigorous standards of the instructing party and the Courts.

Our staff at our central office in Sydney oversee each case through every stage from pre–instruction procedures, to assigning a chosen expert, advising assessment appointment dates, receiving the report, processing it through our quality assurance system and sending it on to the instructing party. This ensures smooth communication throughout the case, and comprehensive reports delivered on time.

Contact Us

CDC Services is committed to providing the best possible medico-legal reports to our clients.

Contact our experienced team today.

  • Call us on  1300 798 631
  • Fax  1300 798 637