Amanda Jones

Journal article

Questioning the ethics of evidence-based practice for Indigenous health and social settings in Australia

The authors of this article argue that if evidence-based practice is really a means of achieving better health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, as Australian health and social policy planning would suggest, then there are fundamental political, ethical and methodological issues that...
Briefing paper

Clinical governance for Primary Health Networks

Responding to the needs of people who are most at risk of poor health outcomes is a priority for governments and communities across Australia. While definitions vary, there is widespread agreement in the literature that the commissioning of health services is more than traditional planning...

Walking the talk: facilitating evaluation in a service environment

This article examines methods used improve the ongoing monitoring and outcome evaluation of home-based foster care services.