Health Policy Issue Briefs



Health Policy Issues Briefs
are easy to read, objective papers that look at a topical health policy issue, synthesise the research evidence and recommend a way forward. They are designed to help policymakers who need to quickly find out what evidence exists in a topic area, how compelling it is, and what the implications might be when using it to develop health policies.

Australia’s prison population is growing and growing older. This is placing an increasing burden on the provision of palliative care in prisons and yet  little is actually known about the actual requirements...

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