Preventive Health

AHHA provided the following submission in response to the Australian Government Department of Health’s online survey on the draft National Preventive Health Strategy.

AHHA provided the following submission in response to the Australian Government Department of Health’s Consultation Paper to inform the development of a 10-year National Preventive Health Strategy. The consultation paper was made available at...

‘The $90 million Intergenerational Health and Mental Health Study announced today by Minister for Health, Greg Hunt, is a great boost to reforming our health system for better value and affordability for patients and for the nation’, said Australian...

Election 2019. No. 4. long-term sustainable funding

Today’s promise by Labor of a $115.6 million investment in health promotion and disease prevention deserves a big tick for refocusing attention on health improvements for the health dollar, rather than health service activity. For too long, spending on...

Healthy People

Our vision for a healthy...

Government action to curb the consumption of sugary drinks in Australia is still a priority, ‘over a year after we first raised this issue and released a position statement on it’, says the nation’s leading public healthcare body, the Australian...

‘We’re giving Health Ministers an early Christmas gift’, said Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven. ‘Over the past nine months Australian health leaders mapped out how to transform our healthcare system...