Mark Harris

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Journal article

19 Jun 2016

The Medicare-rebated Health Assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People (Medicare Benefits Schedule [MBS] item number 715) has been progressively implemented across Australia since 1999.

Semi-structured interviews and self-complete mail surveys with 31 general practice staff and practitioners were combined with an audit...

Literature review

30 Aug 2015

This Evidence Check review examines the evidence on the types of commissioning that support best value investment for primary care, with a particular focus on the primary-acute interface and chronic disease management.

The review found limited evidence for the impact of various models of...

Journal article

13 Apr 2015

Examines the documentation of measures recommended in the National Health and Medical Research Council clinical practice guidelines for managing overweight and obesity in adults, adolescents and children in Australia.


Primary health care, generally the first point of contact for people seeking...

Journal article

22 Feb 2006

In recent years, national and state/territory governments have undertaken an increasing number of initiatives to improve links between general practice and the rest of the primary health care sector. This paper reviews how far these initiatives have contributed to a well functioning and comprehensive primary...

Journal article

18 Jan 2006

Efforts to develop more effective primary health care need a more balanced approach to reform, with a better balance across the different elements of primary health care and greater integration across programs, argue Gawaine Powell Davies , Wendy Hu, Julie McDonald, John Furler, Elizabeth Harris...

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