Health & Wellbeing

19 December 2014

In 2012–13, $55.9 billion was spent on hospitals in Australia, $52.9 billion on primary health care and $29.9 billion on other areas of health spending.

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18 December 2014

Presents key points and trends from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare’s latest biennial report about cancer in Australia.

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18 December 2014

Presents the latest available information on national population screening programs, cancer incidence, hospitalisations, survival, prevalence and mortality.

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17 December 2014

New research finds that improved connections with health services for people leaving prison and their families is a critical first step in addressing mental distress and ensuring smooth reintegration into the community.

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17 December 2014

This is the twenty-second annual report on pregnancy and childbirth in Australia. In 2012, a total of 307,474 women gave birth to 312,153 babies.

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16 December 2014

This article discusses five areas that organisations need to address to ensure they can offer choice and control in a client directed funding model.

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15 December 2014

Contains a detailed analysis of the Australian coastal safety context for the period of 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014.

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12 December 2014

Captures data from over 200 primary health care organisations that receive funding from the Australian Government Department of Health to provide services primarily to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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12 December 2014

Presents data for 19 ‘process-of-care’ and ‘health outcomes’ indicators, which focus on the prevention and management of chronic disease and maternal and child health.

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11 December 2014

Poor social connectedness is a significant issue for many men in their middle years.

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