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  • VHA Submission: Nurse/Midwife to Patient Ratio Improvements Taskforce

    The VHA has provided a policy submission to the Nurse/Midwife to Patient Ratio Improvements Taskforce consultation.

    16 February 2017
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  • Department of Health and Human Services Policy and Funding Guidelines 2016-17

    The VHA summary of key funding policy changes for Victorian public hospitals.

    08 July 2016
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  • Inquiry into End of Life Choices

    The Victorian Parliament's Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee final report from the Inquiry into end of life choices was released on 9 June. 

     

    16 June 2016
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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Royal Commission into Family Violence

    Today the final report of the Royal Commission into Family Violence (the Report) was tabled inParliament, after an extensive 15 month consultation and submission process.

    30 March 2016
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  • VAGO reports into patient safety and bullying and harassment

    VHA member bulletin outlining key findings and recommendations from the VAGO reports Patient Safety in Victorian Public Hospitals and Bullying and Harassment in the Health Sector.

    23 March 2016
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  • VAGO report - Hospital Performance: Length of Stay

    The Victorian Auditor-General’s Office (VAGO) has released its report on hospital performance: length of stay. The VHA has undertaken an analysis and summary of the report for VHA members.

    10 February 2016
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  • 2016-17 Commonwealth Budget Submission

    The VHA's submission to the 2016-17 Commonwealth budget provides recommendations to support and drive public healthcare.

    05 February 2016
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  • Health 2040 submission

    The VHA has submitted a response to the Victorian Government's Health 2040 discussion paper, which sought feedback to shape the future of Victoria's health sector.

    30 October 2015
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  • NSQHS Standards: Version 2

    The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare recently released a draft Version 2 of the National Safety and Quality for Healthcare Service Standards. VHA submitted a response to the consultation paper on 30 October 2015.

    30 October 2015
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  • Inquiry into End of Life Choices

    The VHA's response to the Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into End of Life Choices. In our submission, the VHA makes seven recommendations to improve end of life care for Victorians.

    01 September 2015
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  • Exploring Healthcare Variation in Australia

    Response to the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care paper 'Exploring Healthcare Variation in Australia: Analyses Resulting from an OECD Study'.

    21 July 2014
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  • Access to Elective Surgery
    16 April 2014
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