COVID-19

The Australasian Institute of Digital Health (AIDH) and the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) have lent their support to the Australian Government’s contact tracing app to aid national efforts to manage and suppress COVID-19. However...

The collaborative arrangements that nurse practitioners are required to have with medical practitioners in order to receive Medicare-subsidised payments are analysed in the latest issue of Australian Health Review (AHR), the academic journal of the...

The ground-breaking agreement reached today for private hospitals to contribute to the health sector response to COVID-19 is welcome news, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association Chief Executive, Alison Verhoeven. ‘Ensuring we make best use...

‘Older people waiting for home care packages need urgent support now to ensure they can stay living safely at home and receive the care they need’, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven. ‘This need is...

‘It’s time for all governments in Australia to strengthen equity and value in healthcare—now, as they adapt to the COVID-19 threat, and into the future’, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven. Ms...

Four leading health organisations have urged the Government to expand telehealth to nurses to reduce COVID-19 infection risks and support care of chronically ill people at home. Today’s ‘stage 3’ announcement by Health Minister Greg Hunt allows...

‘Right now is the time for the Australian Government to expand the availability of telehealth services by lifting all current restrictions on its use’, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven. ‘Specifically,...

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