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An indexed list of files created or updated by Health in the past 12 months as required by Senate Order 12 — Indexed lists of departmental and agency files.
Public consultation on the proposed changes to the recommended use of pertussis vaccines in pregnant women in The Australian Immunisation Handbook was conducted over a four-week period from 10 January 2019 to 9 February 2019.
An indexed list of files created or updated by Health in the past 12 months as required by Senate Order 12 — Indexed lists of Statutory office holders and Agencies files.
These quarterly reports provide an update on the operation of the Home Care Packages Program. They include statistics on assessment, approvals, services, people waiting for services, wait times and maximum exit amounts.
This report presents the findings of the 2017 independent review of aged care regulatory processes. It includes 10 recommended actions to improve the regulation of quality in aged care.
This report describes the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 in 2017–18. It also includes information about aged care programs and policies.
This document provides key statistics from the 2017–18 report on the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 (ROACA). It includes statistics for different types of care, the aged care workforce and quality and regulation.
The whooping cough (pertussis) vaccination is free and recommended for pregnant women between 20 and 32 weeks in each pregnancy.
This report presents the findings of the 2017 independent review of the Living Longer Living Better reforms. It includes 38 recommended actions to further improve the aged care system.
These infographics highlight the key facts of the 2017–18 report on the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 (ROACA). They include statistics on aged care providers, expenditure and types of aged care services.
This report describes the results of market research into the My Aged Care initiative and the Increasing Choice in Home Care reforms. The research looked at how satisfied home care providers and people receiving home care packages were with My Aged Care and the reform changes.
This plan aims to reduce the incidence and impact of FASD in Australia. This will improve the quality of life for people living with FASD. The Plan identifies 4 national priorities and is for the period 2018 to 2028.Part of a collection:
The Department of Health is seeking expressions of interest from clinical professionals, researchers, and service delivery and consumer experts to fill eight vacancies on the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI), commencing 1 July 2019.
This document is intended to outline for ATAGI members and for interested members of the general public, ATAGI’s structure, function, roles and responsibilities.
The National Immunisation Strategy 2019-2024, builds upon the success of the first National Immunisation Strategy 2013-2018. The Strategy comprises eight strategic priority areas to complement and strengthen the National Immunisation Program.
This fact sheet is for the general public. It explains the consumer protections being introduced when an insurer chooses to terminate or transfer to a new product.
This fact sheet outlines changes to how information about private health insurance is provided to you. Changes to the PrivateHealth website and standard information statements are also covered.
This fact sheet is for the general public. It explains how you will be able to choose higher excesses to lower your private health insurance premiums.
This fact sheet is for the general public. It explains how patient access to mental health, and drug and alcohol treatment services has been improved.