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Department of Health and Human Services (Vic)

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DHHS

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14 Sep 2017

The Optimal Care Pathways (OCPs) that map the entire cancer pathway for specific tumour types aim to provide a template for evaluating cancer care programs, as well as foster an understanding of the whole cancer pathway and its distinct components to promote quality cancer care and patient...

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23 Jan 2017

On 9 June 2016 a cross-party Parliamentary Committee tabled its final report on its Inquiry into end-of-life choices. The inquiry was conducted over a year and included extensive consultations and research. The Parliamentary Committee received more than 1,000 submissions and held 17 days of...

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13 Oct 2016

This report sets out how the government and department are addressing the entirety of the Review of Hospital Safety and Quality Assurance in Victoria's recommendations under four areas of emphasis:

  • Setting the goal that no one is harmed in our hospitals
  • Supporting strong
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26 Jul 2016

The Victorian suicide prevention framework is a whole-of-government commitment to reducing suicide and suicidal behaviour, and a coordinated strategy that will help to save lives. It delivers new investment towards the goal of Victoria’s 10-year mental health plan that all...

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20 Jul 2016

The cancer plan sets ambitious goals, and provides a framework to improve cancer outcomes for all Victorians.

The plan has a medium-term goal to save 10,000 lives by 2025. Through preventing cancers, detecting cancers earlier, improving treatment and reducing unwarranted variations we can...

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26 May 2016

Registered housing associations and housing providers can now apply for grants to help buy and lease housing for women and children escaping family violence

The grants are part of a ‘housing blitz’ in response to priority recommendations made by the Royal Commission into Family Violence....

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15 May 2016

This plan provides a clear picture of the future of the cardiac system of care across the state. It proposes continuing reform to ensure people with heart disease achieve the best possible outcomes, with a health system that is efficient and of high quality.

The vision of the cardiac plan...

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22 Apr 2015

A collection of reconciliation stories by staff of the Department of Health and Human Services.

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Dhumba-nganjin means ‘talk, all of us together’ in the Woiwurrung and Boonwurrung languages.

It is a very apt title for the Wirrigirri Sharing...

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05 Apr 2008

The Coordinated Care program was a significant joint initiative of the Australian and state and territory governments which aimed to strengthen primary health care to improve the health and well-being of communities and individuals with chronic and complex care needs. The second round of the...

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07 Sep 2017

The two incidents at Parkville youth justice centre on 6 and 7 March 2016 occurred with the same starting point.

Detainees escaped whilst being escorted by staff with the precinct, climbed on to buildings and armed themselves with various implements.

This report contains 19...

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07 Sep 2017

The incident at Parkville youth justice precinct on 31 October 2015 had two primary causes and one aggravating factor.

Given that incidents involving client behaviour must be expected in any youth justice centre, the most significant issue in this assessment is the failure of...

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10 Aug 2017

The Victorian Government is committed to strengthening and safeguarding the rights of vulnerable Victorians. Community Visitors work with some of the most marginalised people in our community to voice their concerns and safeguard their rights. In responding to the recommendations of the...

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21 Jul 2017

An outline was proposed by the Legislative Council’s Legal and Social Issues Committee (the Parliamentary Committee) Inquiry into End of Life Choices. The Parliamentary Committee provided a broad policy direction for...

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17 May 2017

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Ministerial Advisory Panel (the Panel) was tasked with providing the Minister for Health with an interim report within three months.

This interim report sets out the key issues, concerns and potential solutions provided to the Panel by people who participated...

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Discussion paper

23 Jan 2017

On 9 June 2016 a cross-party Parliamentary Committee tabled its final report on its Inquiry into end-of-life choices. The inquiry was conducted over a year and included extensive consultations and research. The Parliamentary Committee received more than 1,000 submissions and held 17 days of...

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13 Oct 2016

This report sets out how the government and department are addressing the entirety of the Review of Hospital Safety and Quality Assurance in Victoria's recommendations under four areas of emphasis:

  • Setting the goal that no one is harmed in our hospitals
  • Supporting strong
  • ...
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Discussion paper

19 Sep 2016

The development of Victoria's first, 20 year Statewide Design, Service and Infrastructure Plan for Victoria's Health System is underway. This statewide plan will provide the overarching framework for health system design and planning, and will be supported by a suite of service stream and...

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12 Aug 2016

The development of Victoria's first, 20 year Statewide Design, Service and Infrastructure Plan for Victoria's Health System is underway, and will be supported by a series of major service stream and locality plans.

The  Design, Service and  Infrastructure Plan for Victoria's Clinical...

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26 Jul 2016

The Victorian suicide prevention framework is a whole-of-government commitment to reducing suicide and suicidal behaviour, and a coordinated strategy that will help to save lives. It delivers new investment towards the goal of Victoria’s 10-year mental health plan that all...

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