Health & Wellbeing

Research
25 March 2015

This report is intended to provide a concise understanding of the nature of organised criminal involvement in the Australian methylamphetamine market.

Research
25 March 2015

This report describes health risk factors and their associations with cardiovascular disease, diabetes and chronic kidney disease using data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics 2011-12...

Research
20 March 2015

This report proposes a case for abolishing the Medicare Schedule Fee, arguing that is has failed to establish a cooperative platform for dealings with the profession over the setting of fees.

Commentary
20 March 2015

Donated breast milk is a scarce resource. Would paying mothers make it more available?

Research
19 March 2015

Assessed how accountable emergency service organisations and the Departments of Health & Human Services (DHHS) and Justice & Regulation (DJR) are for their response time performance.

Research
19 March 2015

More than one-third of Australians (35.3%) went to a GP six or more times in 2012–13, and those who went most often tended to be older and less wealthy, were more likely to have several long-term...

Research
19 March 2015

Presents an overview of admitted patient activity in Australia’s public and private hospitals.

Research
18 March 2015

This audit assessed the effectiveness of the Department of Health’s administration of the Medical Specialist Training Program.

Research
18 March 2015

This bulletin examines people’s use of aged care services in the 8 years before death, using the cohort of 116,481 people who died in 2010–11 aged at least 65.

Research
17 March 2015

During 2012-13, Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services saw just over 250,000 Indigenous clients. This report shows increases in the proportion of clients receiving appropriate processes...