A project from South Australia has recently been recognised for forging ties between indigenous and medical research communities for better health outcomes in aboriginal Australians. A National Award in Indigenous ... read more
The latest report from the National Health Performance Authority (NHPA) shows that general practice is the most efficient and cost effective part of the health system, but requires greater support ... read more
The Australian Government has announced a further $75 million commitment to list three new drugs on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS). The Abbott Government today announced a further $75 million ... read more
Mental health services will have their funding renewed in a move to give them certainty, Minister for Health Sussan Ley has announced. Ley said the 12 month extension – worth ... read more
The Assistant Minister for Social Services, Senator Mitch Fifield, has announced the appointment of Mr David Tune AO PSM as Chair of the Government’s Aged Care Sector Committee. “I’m delighted ... read more
SCIENTISTS have published a plan based on evidence and specific health standards to close the gap between indigenous and non-indigenous health in Australia.
A study into the cost-effectiveness of using an eMMs has shown that monetary savings from reduced adverse drug events offset the cost of implementing the system
Mental Health Australia today welcomed the release of the McClure Review of Australias Welfare System-A New System for Better Employment and Social Outcomes