Universal healthcare

‘We do not support the recent suggestion by private health insurers to operate outside the hospital system to cover visits to GPs and specialists’, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Acting Chief Executive Dr Linc Thurecht. ‘This...

Topic: Why good health policy goes bad—and how to fix it Lecture by: Professor Nigel Edwards, CEO, Nuffield Trust, United Kingdom Location in Parliament House: Mural Hall Followed by a panel discussion with: Professor Ian Frazer AC FRS, Faculty of...

Lecture by: Professor Nigel Edwards, CEO, Nuffield Trust, United Kingdom Topic: Why good health policy goes bad—and how to fix it. Panel discussion with: Professor Ian Frazer AC FRS, CEO and Director, Translational Research Institute, University of...

Out-of-pocket spending on health by households in Australia is rising faster than overall household spending on goods and services—and taking an increasingly bigger slice of the household budget, according to a research study published today in...

AHHA's 2019 Federal Election areas of focus

‘Whoever is in government after the May 2019 federal election must provide strong and strategic leadership if we want a fair healthcare system for all Australians regardless of where they live or their ability to pay’, says Australian Healthcare and...

2019 Australian Federal Election

Australians go to the polls on 18 May to elect the 46th Parliament of Australia.

All parties and candidates should commit to the following if we want a healthy Australia supported by the...

AHHA's 2019 Federal Election areas of focus

As Australians prepare to elect the 46th Parliament, the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) calls on all parties and candidates to commit to working together on much-needed healthcare system reform. ‘The Australian healthcare system...

‘Commitments to investing in public healthcare are welcome, but let’s make sure we’re not throwing new money at old problems’, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven. ‘As we count down to the...

With the Morrison Government announcing a $1.25 billion boost to health ahead of today’s Council of Australian Governments meeting in Adelaide, the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) is calling on political leaders to put people first...

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