telehealth

‘The Australian Government’s lack of strategy or vision for telehealth services in tonight’s Federal Budget is disappointing’, says Alison Verhoeven, Chief Executive of the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA). ‘While telehealth...

‘The Australian Government’s announcement that Medicare-supported telehealth arrangements for GP consultations will continue to March 2021 is welcome—but there is a sting in the tail for patients’, says Alison Verhoeven, Chief Executive of the Australian...

JOINT MEDIA STATEMENT Marie Stopes Australia and Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association Government silence on Medicare item numbers is impacting healthcare The Australian Government must act quickly to expand and protect COVID-19 Medicare items...

‘Emerging data show that cancer diagnostic and treatment delays due to COVID-19 priorities may lead to a substantial increase in the number of avoidable cancer deaths’, says Alison Verhoeven, Chief Executive of the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals...

The Health Advocate - August 2020 - COVID-19 Edition

The Health Advocate is the AHHA's high quality, an insightful and entertaining magazine filled with the thoughts and opinions of Australia's leading health managers, academics and clinicians. The magazine keeps you up to date on the latest...

‘The rapid uptake of telehealth during COVID-19 has highlighted the opportunities offered by virtual health care technologies’, says Alison Verhoeven, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive. ‘But virtual health care—that...

Supplement - The Effective and Sustainable Adoption of Virtual Health Care

Effective and Sustainable Adoption of Virtual Health Care is a supplementary paper to AHHA's Healthy People, healthy systems blueprint for health...

‘Patients rightly expect that the positive benefits experienced with telehealth during COVID-19 will continue now and into the future’, says Alison Verhoeven, Chief Executive of the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA). The AHHA’s...

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...

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