Organisation

Australian Health Policy Collaboration

Acronym
AHPC
Owning Institution
Description

The Australian Health Policy Collaboration promotes and supports a national policy agenda for the prevention of chronic diseases that improves population health and wellbeing in Australia. 

Our mission is to inform and influence public policy and its practice, through the translation and application of evidence, to improve health outcomes in Australia and particularly for socioeconomically disadvantaged communities.

Items authored

Technical report

19 Mar 2018

This technical paper details the development of oral health targets considered by leading Australian oral health experts to be essential measures for improved oral health for the nation.

Report

A brief report card on preventable chronic diseases, conditions and their risk factors - tracking progress for a healthier Australia by 2025
28 Nov 2017

This report card looks at the health of adult Australians by socio-economic status in relation to chronic diseases, risk factors and rates of death.

Policy report

28 Nov 2016

Getting Australia's Health on Track 2016 is the subsequent policy report to the chronic disease report card Australia's Health Tracker 2016 . Both were compiled by a national collaboration of Australia's leading chronic disease experts.

Getting Australia’s Health on Track presents 10 priority policy...

Website

24 Nov 2016

A digital platform from Victoria University, Australia’s Health Tracker by Area reveals that West Australians have low rates of high blood pressure (9.3%) while Tasmania’s blood pressure is soaring (12.1% have high blood pressure).

Australia’s Health Tracker by Area is developed by the Australian...

Research report

5 Jul 2016

Australia’s Health Tracker, Australia’s Adult Health Tracker and Australia’s Children and Young People Health Tracker are report cards that provide a comprehensive assessment of the health of Australians in relation to chronic diseases and their risk factors. The report cards will be issued regularly and...

Items published

Technical report

19 Mar 2018

This technical paper details the development of oral health targets considered by leading Australian oral health experts to be essential measures for improved oral health for the nation.

Research report

28 Feb 2018

This resource presents a review of the ways in which Australia is attempting to encourage and enable individuals to look after their own health and wellbeing. The role of 'self care' in effective health management and treatment is one of the major gaps in Australia's...

Report

A brief report card on preventable chronic diseases, conditions and their risk factors - tracking progress for a healthier Australia by 2025
28 Nov 2017

This report card looks at the health of adult Australians by socio-economic status in relation to chronic diseases, risk factors and rates of death.

Policy report

28 Nov 2016

Getting Australia's Health on Track 2016 is the subsequent policy report to the chronic disease report card Australia's Health Tracker 2016 . Both were compiled by a national collaboration of Australia's leading chronic disease experts.

Getting Australia’s Health on Track presents 10 priority policy...

Website

24 Nov 2016

A digital platform from Victoria University, Australia’s Health Tracker by Area reveals that West Australians have low rates of high blood pressure (9.3%) while Tasmania’s blood pressure is soaring (12.1% have high blood pressure).

Australia’s Health Tracker by Area is developed by the Australian...

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7

Items published/produced

17

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