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  • VHA Submission: Inquiry into the Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Amendment Bill

    The VHA has presented a submission to the Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into the Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Amendment (Pilot Medically Supervised Injecting Centre) Bill 2017.

    27 April 2017
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  • VHA Submission: Inquiry into the Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Amendment Bill

    The VHA has presented a submission to the Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into the Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Amendment (Pilot Medically Supervised Injecting Centre) Bill 2017.

    27 April 2017
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  • VHA Submission: Single Aged Care Quality Framework

    The VHA has contributed to the single quality aged care framework consultation.

    20 April 2017
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  • VHA Submission: Single Aged Care Quality Framework

    The VHA has contributed to the single quality aged care framework consultation.

    20 April 2017
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  • VHA Submission: Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2017

    The VHA has lodged a submission regarding the introduction of a voluntary assisted dying framework. If passed, it will reform the ways in which death and dying are viewed and discussed in Victoria.

    12 April 2017
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  • VHA Submission: NDIS Price Controls Review Consultation

    The VHA welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the 2017 NDIS Price Controls Review Consultation.

    12 April 2017
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  • Productivity Commission review: NDIS costs

    The VHA has made a submission to the Productivity Commission review into NDIS costs.

    07 April 2017
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  • Productivity Commission review: NDIS costs

    The VHA has made a submission to the Productivity Commission review into NDIS costs.

    07 April 2017
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  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority – the National Efficient Price; the National Efficient Cost

    This bulletin outlines IHPA’s key changes and determinations as they apply to VHA members.

    08 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • Victorian Budget Submission 2017-18

    The VHA has made a submission to the Andrews Government's 2017-18 budget process.

    07 March 2017
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  • VHA Submission: NDIS inquiry for people with psychosocial disabilities.

    The VHA has made a submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the NDIS inquiry into the provision of services under the NDIS for people with psychosocial disabilities.

    27 February 2017
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  • Productivity Commission inquiry: Reform of Human Services

    The VHA submission to the Productivity Commission’s inquiry into Human Services.

    16 February 2017
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • VHA Submission: 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget

    The VHA has prepared a submission to contribute to the development of the 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget.

    24 January 2017
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  • VHA Submission: 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget

    The VHA has prepared a submission to contribute to the development of the 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget.

    24 January 2017
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  • VHA Submission: 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget

    The VHA has prepared a submission to contribute to the development of the 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget.

    24 January 2017
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  • VHA Submission: 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget

    The VHA has prepared a submission to contribute to the development of the 2017-18 Commonwealth Budget.

    24 January 2017
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  • VHA Submission: Aged Care Legislated Review

    The VHA has provided a submission to the Aged Care Legislated Review. This submission reflects our focus on system design and priority issues for our members.

    13 December 2016
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  • VHA Submission: Aged Care Legislated Review

    The VHA has provided a submission to the Aged Care Legislated Review. This submission reflects our focus on system design and priority issues for our members.

    13 December 2016
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  • VHA Submission: Aged Care Legislated Review

    The VHA has provided a submission to the Aged Care Legislated Review. This submission reflects our focus on system design and priority issues for our members.

    13 December 2016
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  • VHA Submission: Introducing competition and informed user choice into the human services

    The VHA is providing this submission to the Productivity Commission following the release of its preliminary findings report: “Introducing Competition and Informed User Choice into Human Services: Identifying Sectors for Reform”.

    08 November 2016
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  • VHA Submission: Draft 30 year infrastructure strategy

    The VHA has submitted a draft 30 year infrastructure strategy. 

    28 October 2016
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  • 2015/16 VHA Annual Report
    11 October 2016
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  • Strategic Plan 2016-19
    28 July 2016
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  • VHA Submission: Victorian state disability plan 2017-2020

    The VHA has submitted a response to the Victorian Government's discussion paper of the Victorian state disability plan 2017-2020.

    14 July 2016
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Violence in Healthcare Taskforce Report
    16 June 2016
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  • Review into safety and quality assurance in Victorian public hospitals

    The VHA has provided its submission to the review into safety and quality assurance in Victorian public hospitals, led by Stephen Duckett, Maree Cuddihy and Harvey Newnham.

    08 April 2016
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  • Review into safety and quality assurance in Victorian public hospitals

    The VHA has provided its submission to the review into safety and quality assurance in Victorian public hospitals, led by Stephen Duckett, Maree Cuddihy and Harvey Newnham.

    08 April 2016
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  • VHA Submission: Future of Aged Care Workforce Senate Enquiry
    31 March 2016
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  • VHA Submission: Future of Aged Care Workforce Senate Enquiry
    31 March 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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 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 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 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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  • Victorian Gender Equality Strategy Submission

    Victorian Gender Equality Strategy Submission

    16 March 2016
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2016-17

    Submission to the 2016-17 Victorian State Budget process.

    09 March 2016
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2016-17

    Submission to the 2016-17 Victorian State Budget process.

    09 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Changes to Meal Entertainment and Entertainment Facility Leasing Expenses

    A Bill to introduce changes to meal entertainment and entertainment facility leasing expenses announced in the 2015-16 federal budget have passed both houses of parliament and will become law on 1 April 2016.

    16 December 2015
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  • Changes to Meal Entertainment and Entertainment Facility Leasing Expenses

    A Bill to introduce changes to meal entertainment and entertainment facility leasing expenses announced in the 2015-16 federal budget have passed both houses of parliament and will become law on 1 April 2016.

    16 December 2015
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  • Changes to Meal Entertainment and Entertainment Facility Leasing Expenses

    A Bill to introduce changes to meal entertainment and entertainment facility leasing expenses announced in the 2015-16 federal budget have passed both houses of parliament and will become law on 1 April 2016.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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  • 2015-16 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook

    VHA summary of the 2015-16 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook.

    16 December 2015
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Increasing Choice in Home Care Stage 1

    This submission responds to the Increasing Choice in Home Care Stage 1 Discussion Paper released by the Department of Social Services in October 2015.

    This discussion paper focuses on the allocation of Home Care Packages directly to consumers by My Aged Care scheduled to commence in February 2017.

    29 October 2015
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  • Increasing Choice in Home Care Stage 1

    This submission responds to the Increasing Choice in Home Care Stage 1 Discussion Paper released by the Department of Social Services in October 2015.

    This discussion paper focuses on the allocation of Home Care Packages directly to consumers by My Aged Care scheduled to commence in February 2017.

    29 October 2015
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  • Increasing Choice in Home Care Stage 1

    This submission responds to the Increasing Choice in Home Care Stage 1 Discussion Paper released by the Department of Social Services in October 2015.

    This discussion paper focuses on the allocation of Home Care Packages directly to consumers by My Aged Care scheduled to commence in February 2017.

    29 October 2015
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  • Aged Care Short-Term Restorative Care Programme

    This submission responds to the New Aged Care Short-Term Restorative Care Programme Policy Consultation Paper released by the Department of Social Services in September 2015.

    19 October 2015
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  • Aged Care Short-Term Restorative Care Programme

    This submission responds to the New Aged Care Short-Term Restorative Care Programme Policy Consultation Paper released by the Department of Social Services in September 2015.

    19 October 2015
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  • Aged Care Short-Term Restorative Care Programme

    This submission responds to the New Aged Care Short-Term Restorative Care Programme Policy Consultation Paper released by the Department of Social Services in September 2015.

    19 October 2015
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  • Indpendent Review of the NDIS Act

    This high-level submission into the two year review of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Act, focuses on elements of the review that relating directly to the interface between the aged care, health and mental health service systems.

    13 October 2015
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  • Indpendent Review of the NDIS Act

    This high-level submission into the two year review of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Act, focuses on elements of the review that relating directly to the interface between the aged care, health and mental health service systems.

    13 October 2015
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  • Annual Report 2015

    The VHA Annual Report 2014-15

    09 October 2015
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  • Issues Affecting the Financial Performance of Rural and Remote Aged Care Providers

    This submission into the Aged Care Financing Authority's (ACFA) review outlines the high level issues facing aged care providers in rural areas. Its focus is on public sector providers in Victoria, and in particular small rural health services and multi-purpose services.

    01 October 2015
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  • Issues Affecting the Financial Performance of Rural and Remote Aged Care Providers

    This submission into the Aged Care Financing Authority's (ACFA) review outlines the high level issues facing aged care providers in rural areas. Its focus is on public sector providers in Victoria, and in particular small rural health services and multi-purpose services.

    01 October 2015
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  • Issues Affecting the Financial Performance of Rural and Remote Aged Care Providers

    This submission into the Aged Care Financing Authority's (ACFA) review outlines the high level issues facing aged care providers in rural areas. Its focus is on public sector providers in Victoria, and in particular small rural health services and multi-purpose services.

    01 October 2015
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  • Issues Affecting the Financial Performance of Rural and Remote Aged Care Providers

    This submission into the Aged Care Financing Authority's (ACFA) review outlines the high level issues facing aged care providers in rural areas. Its focus is on public sector providers in Victoria, and in particular small rural health services and multi-purpose services.

    01 October 2015
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  • Issues Affecting the Financial Performance of Rural and Remote Aged Care Providers

    This submission into the Aged Care Financing Authority's (ACFA) review outlines the high level issues facing aged care providers in rural areas. Its focus is on public sector providers in Victoria, and in particular small rural health services and multi-purpose services.

    01 October 2015
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  • Victoria's 10 Year Mental Health Strategy

    VHA submission into Victoria's long-term strategy for delivering mental health services.

    24 September 2015
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  • Victoria's 10 Year Mental Health Strategy

    VHA submission into Victoria's long-term strategy for delivering mental health services.

    24 September 2015
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  • Victoria's 10 Year Mental Health Strategy

    VHA submission into Victoria's long-term strategy for delivering mental health services.

    24 September 2015
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  • Victoria's 10 Year Mental Health Strategy

    VHA submission into Victoria's long-term strategy for delivering mental health services.

    24 September 2015
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  • Victoria's 10 Year Mental Health Strategy

    VHA submission into Victoria's long-term strategy for delivering mental health services.

    24 September 2015
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  • VHA submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group's consultation
    09 September 2015
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  • VHA submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group's consultation
    09 September 2015
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  • VHA submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group's consultation
    09 September 2015
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  • VHA submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group's consultation
    09 September 2015
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  • VHA submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group's consultation
    09 September 2015
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  • VHA submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group's consultation
    09 September 2015
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  • VHA submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group's consultation
    09 September 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs

    The VHA's submission to the Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs.

    19 August 2015
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  • Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs

    The VHA's submission to the Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs.

    19 August 2015
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  • Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs

    The VHA's submission to the Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs.

    19 August 2015
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  • Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs

    The VHA's submission to the Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs.

    19 August 2015
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  • Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs

    The VHA's submission to the Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs.

    19 August 2015
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  • Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs

    The VHA's submission to the Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs.

    19 August 2015
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  • Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs

    The VHA's submission to the Independent Review of Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Community Support Services Programs.

    19 August 2015
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  • Modernising Victoria's Health Complaints Legislation

    Response to the Victorian Governmment's Modernising Health Complaints Legislation. 

    17 August 2015
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  • Modernising Victoria's Health Complaints Legislation

    Response to the Victorian Governmment's Modernising Health Complaints Legislation. 

    17 August 2015
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  • Inquiry into Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Primary Health Care
    14 August 2015
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  • Inquiry into Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Primary Health Care
    14 August 2015
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  • Inquiry into Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Primary Health Care
    14 August 2015
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  • Inquiry into Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Primary Health Care
    14 August 2015
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  • Inquiry into Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Primary Health Care
    14 August 2015
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  • Impact on Victorian Government service delivery of changes to National Partnership Agreements
    29 July 2015
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  • Impact on Victorian Government service delivery of changes to National Partnership Agreements
    29 July 2015
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  • Impact on Victorian Government service delivery of changes to National Partnership Agreements
    29 July 2015
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  • Victorian Health Policy and Funding Guidelines Pricing-Part 1
    29 July 2015
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  • Victorian Health Policy and Funding Guidelines Pricing-Part 1
    29 July 2015
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  • Victorian Health Policy and Funding Guidelines- Part 2
    29 July 2015
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  • Victorian Health Policy and Funding Guidelines- Part 2
    29 July 2015
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  • Victorian Health Policy and Funding Guidelines- Part 2
    29 July 2015
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  • Guide to the NSQHS Standards for community health services
    27 July 2015
    Read More
  • Guide to the NSQHS Standards for community health services
    27 July 2015
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  • Guide to the NSQHS Standards for community health services
    27 July 2015
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  • VHA Board of Directors

    In accordance with the VHA Constitution, we are calling for nominations from voting member agencies for positions on the VHA Board of Directors.

    27 July 2015
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  • Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan

    The VHA welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of the 2015-2019 Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan (the Plan)

    01 July 2015
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  • Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan

    The VHA welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of the 2015-2019 Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan (the Plan)

    01 July 2015
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  • Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan

    The VHA welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of the 2015-2019 Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan (the Plan)

    01 July 2015
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  • Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan

    The VHA welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of the 2015-2019 Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan (the Plan)

    01 July 2015
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  • Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan

    The VHA welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of the 2015-2019 Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan (the Plan)

    01 July 2015
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  • Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan

    The VHA welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the development of the 2015-2019 Victorian Public Health and Wellbeing Plan (the Plan)

    01 July 2015
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  • Reducing Regulation in the Health Portfolio

    The VHA is pleased to submit our submission to the Reducing Regulation in the Health Portfolio consultation.

    30 June 2015
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  • Reducing Regulation in the Health Portfolio

    The VHA is pleased to submit our submission to the Reducing Regulation in the Health Portfolio consultation.

    30 June 2015
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  • Health Matters July 2015
    25 June 2015
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  • Re:think Tax Discussion Paper

    The VHA provided a submission to the Commonwealth Government’s Re:think tax reform discussion paper. Re:think is the first step in developing the White Paper on Tax Reform and deals with the Australian tax system broadly, including the current arrangements relating to the not-for-profit sector. 

    10 June 2015
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  • Re:think Tax Discussion Paper

    The VHA provided a submission to the Commonwealth Government’s Re:think tax reform discussion paper. Re:think is the first step in developing the White Paper on Tax Reform and deals with the Australian tax system broadly, including the current arrangements relating to the not-for-profit sector. 

    10 June 2015
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  • The Commonwealth Budget 2015-16 Analysis
    13 May 2015
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  • The Commonwealth Budget 2015-16 Analysis
    13 May 2015
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  • The Commonwealth Budget 2015-16 Analysis
    13 May 2015
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  • Change to meals, entertainment and entertainment facility leasing fringe benefits tax exemption
    07 May 2015
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  • Change to meals, entertainment and entertainment facility leasing fringe benefits tax exemption
    07 May 2015
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  • Change to meals, entertainment and entertainment facility leasing fringe benefits tax exemption
    07 May 2015
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  • State Budget Analysis
    06 May 2015
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  • State Budget Analysis
    06 May 2015
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  • State Budget Analysis
    06 May 2015
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  • Travis Review

    The VHA provided a submission to the Victorian Government's Travis Review into system-wide health service capacity. The review is being led by former AMA President Dr Doug Travis and will look at opportunities for increasing capacity for improving patient services.

    30 April 2015
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  • Travis Review

    The VHA provided a submission to the Victorian Government's Travis Review into system-wide health service capacity. The review is being led by former AMA President Dr Doug Travis and will look at opportunities for increasing capacity for improving patient services.

    30 April 2015
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  • Travis Review

    The VHA provided a submission to the Victorian Government's Travis Review into system-wide health service capacity. The review is being led by former AMA President Dr Doug Travis and will look at opportunities for increasing capacity for improving patient services.

    30 April 2015
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  • Commonwealth Home Support Programme

    Submission to the Department of Social Services in response to the draft CHSP Manual, draft Good Practice Guide for Restorative Care Approaches and the consultation paper on CHSP fee arrangements.


    15 April 2015
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  • Commonwealth Home Support Programme

    Submission to the Department of Social Services in response to the draft CHSP Manual, draft Good Practice Guide for Restorative Care Approaches and the consultation paper on CHSP fee arrangements.


    15 April 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2015-16

    VHA submission to the Andrews Victorian Government's first budget process.

    12 March 2015
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  • IHPA National Efficient Cost Determination 2015-16
    26 February 2015
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  • IHPA National Efficient Cost Determination 2015-16
    26 February 2015
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  • IHPA National Efficient Cost Determination 2015-16
    26 February 2015
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  • Victorian Public Hospital Audits 2014-15
    26 February 2015
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  • Victorian Public Hospital Audits 2014-15
    26 February 2015
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  • Victorian Public Hospital Audits 2014-15
    26 February 2015
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  • Federal Budget Submission 2015-16

    Pre-budget submission to the Commonwealth Government.

    15 January 2015
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  • ACQSHC Draft Guide for Health Service Boards

    Submission on the ACQSHC's draft consultation guide for boards implementing the national standards.

    05 January 2015
    Read More
  • ACQSHC Draft Guide for Health Service Boards

    Submission on the ACQSHC's draft consultation guide for boards implementing the national standards.

    05 January 2015
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  • ACQSHC Draft Guide for Health Service Boards

    Submission on the ACQSHC's draft consultation guide for boards implementing the national standards.

    05 January 2015
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  • Mergers and cuts in MYEFO
    16 December 2014
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  • New Labor Government

    The VHA looks forward to engaging with the state's new Labor Government to ensure Victoria's health system is well-placed to meet rapidly increasing demand.

    01 December 2014
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  • Victorian state election announcements 2014
    20 November 2014
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  • Victorian state election announcements 2014
    20 November 2014
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  • IHPA Pricing Framework 2015-16
    12 November 2014
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  • Primary Health Networks role and boundaries

    The VHA is concerned that the proposed role and boundaries of PHNs may hinder improvements in the coordination of care between health services.

    30 October 2014
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  • Primary Health Networks role and boundaries

    The VHA is concerned that the proposed role and boundaries of PHNs may hinder improvements in the coordination of care between health services.

    30 October 2014
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  • VHA board election
    22 October 2014
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  • Health Matters October 2014
    13 October 2014
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  • National Registration and Accreditation Scheme Review

    VHA submission on the consultation paper relating to the Review of the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme for Health Professions.

    10 October 2014
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  • Health Policy and Funding Guidelines 2014-15
    19 September 2014
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  • Community Health Program Guidelines

    The VHA provided the Victorian Department of Health with its contribution and feedback to the draft community health program guidelines.

    03 September 2014
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  • Community Health Program Guidelines

    The VHA provided the Victorian Department of Health with its contribution and feedback to the draft community health program guidelines.

    03 September 2014
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  • AOD and MHCSS recommissioning consultation

    The VHA's response to the service sector reform council's review of the recommissioning of the alcohol and other drug and mental health community support service programs. 

    03 September 2014
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  • AOD and MHCSS recommissioning consultation

    The VHA's response to the service sector reform council's review of the recommissioning of the alcohol and other drug and mental health community support service programs. 

    03 September 2014
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  • AOD and MHCSS recommissioning consultation

    The VHA's response to the service sector reform council's review of the recommissioning of the alcohol and other drug and mental health community support service programs. 

    03 September 2014
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  • AOD and MHCSS recommissioning consultation

    The VHA's response to the service sector reform council's review of the recommissioning of the alcohol and other drug and mental health community support service programs. 

    03 September 2014
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  • AOD and MHCSS recommissioning consultation

    The VHA's response to the service sector reform council's review of the recommissioning of the alcohol and other drug and mental health community support service programs. 

    03 September 2014
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  • AOD and MHCSS recommissioning consultation

    The VHA's response to the service sector reform council's review of the recommissioning of the alcohol and other drug and mental health community support service programs. 

    03 September 2014
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  • AOD and MHCSS recommissioning consultation

    The VHA's response to the service sector reform council's review of the recommissioning of the alcohol and other drug and mental health community support service programs. 

    03 September 2014
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  • IHPA Pricing Framework for Public Hospitals 2015-16
    25 July 2014
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  • IHPA Pricing Framework for Public Hospitals 2015-16
    25 July 2014
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Annual Report 2014
    01 July 2014
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  • Commonwealth Home Support Discussion Paper
    30 June 2014
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  • Commonwealth Home Support Discussion Paper
    30 June 2014
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  • Commonwealth Home Support Discussion Paper
    30 June 2014
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  • Commonwealth Home Support Discussion Paper
    30 June 2014
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  • Commonwealth Home Support Discussion Paper
    30 June 2014
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  • Plan Melbourne: VHA analysis
    24 June 2014
    Read More
  • Plan Melbourne: VHA analysis
    24 June 2014
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  • Changes to Commonwealth Home Support Program
    28 May 2014
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  • Changes to Commonwealth Home Support Program
    28 May 2014
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  • Changes to Commonwealth Home Support Program
    28 May 2014
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  • Changes to Commonwealth Home Support Program
    28 May 2014
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  • Changes to Commonwealth Home Support Program
    28 May 2014
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  • Federal Budget 2014-15
    13 May 2014
    Read More
  • Federal Budget 2014-15
    13 May 2014
    Read More
  • Federal Budget 2014-15
    13 May 2014
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  • Medicare Locals Review
    13 May 2014
    Read More
  • Medicare Locals Review
    13 May 2014
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  • Medicare Locals Review
    13 May 2014
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  • Medicare Locals Review
    13 May 2014
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  • Medicare Locals Review
    13 May 2014
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  • Mental Health Costing Study
    07 May 2014
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  • Mental Health Costing Study
    07 May 2014
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  • Mental Health Costing Study
    07 May 2014
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  • Mental Health Costing Study
    07 May 2014
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  • Victorian Budget 2014-15
    06 May 2014
    Read More
  • Victorian Budget 2014-15
    06 May 2014
    Read More
  • Victorian Budget 2014-15: VHA Response
    06 May 2014
    Read More
  • Health Matters May 2014
    01 May 2014
    Read More
  • National Commission of Audit
    01 May 2014
    Read More
  • National Commission of Audit
    01 May 2014
    Read More
  • National Commission of Audit
    01 May 2014
    Read More
  • National Commission of Audit
    01 May 2014
    Read More
  • National Commission of Audit
    01 May 2014
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  • Access to Elective Surgery: the Myths
    29 April 2014
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  • Access to Elective Surgery
    16 April 2014
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  • Access to Elective Surgery
    16 April 2014
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  • Access to Elective Surgery
    16 April 2014
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  • PDRSS recommissioning
    14 March 2014
    Read More
  • PDRSS recommissioning
    14 March 2014
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  • PDRSS recommissioning
    14 March 2014
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  • Productivity Commission Report on Health
    31 January 2014
    Read More
  • Productivity Commission Report on Health
    31 January 2014
    Read More
  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2014-15

    Submission to the 2014-15 Victorian State Budget process.

    24 December 2013
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  • Public Infrastructure Inquiry

    Submission to Productivity Commission's broad-ranging inquiry into public infrastructure.

    23 December 2013
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  • Public Infrastructure Inquiry

    Submission to Productivity Commission's broad-ranging inquiry into public infrastructure.

    23 December 2013
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  • Public Infrastructure Inquiry

    Submission to Productivity Commission's broad-ranging inquiry into public infrastructure.

    23 December 2013
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  • Plan Melbourne

    Submission to the Melbourne Metropolitan Planning Strategy call for comment.

    06 December 2013
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  • Plan Melbourne

    Submission to the Melbourne Metropolitan Planning Strategy call for comment.

    06 December 2013
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  • Training and Development Grant

    Response to Victorian Department of Health Training and Development Grant Discussion Paper.

    04 December 2013
    Read More
  • Training and Development Grant

    Response to Victorian Department of Health Training and Development Grant Discussion Paper.

    04 December 2013
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  • Training and Development Grant

    Response to Victorian Department of Health Training and Development Grant Discussion Paper.

    04 December 2013
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  • Submission to the National Commission of Audit
    23 November 2013
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  • Submission to the National Commission of Audit
    23 November 2013
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  • Submission to the National Commission of Audit
    23 November 2013
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  • Submission to the National Commission of Audit
    23 November 2013
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  • Submission to the National Commission of Audit
    23 November 2013
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  • Submission to the National Commission of Audit
    23 November 2013
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  • Submission to the review of the PCEHR

    Submission to the review of the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR).

    20 November 2013
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  • Submission to the review of the PCEHR

    Submission to the review of the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR).

    20 November 2013
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  • Submission to the review of the PCEHR

    Submission to the review of the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR).

    20 November 2013
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  • Clinical Mental Health Service Catchment Consultation

    The VHA's submission to the consultation on clinical mental health service catchment boundaries.

    01 November 2013
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  • Clinical Mental Health Service Catchment Consultation

    The VHA's submission to the consultation on clinical mental health service catchment boundaries.

    01 November 2013
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  • Clinical Mental Health Service Catchment Consultation

    The VHA's submission to the consultation on clinical mental health service catchment boundaries.

    01 November 2013
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  • Clinical Mental Health Service Catchment Consultation

    The VHA's submission to the consultation on clinical mental health service catchment boundaries.

    01 November 2013
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  • Clinical Mental Health Service Catchment Consultation

    The VHA's submission to the consultation on clinical mental health service catchment boundaries.

    01 November 2013
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  • Ministerial Review of Victorian Health Sector ICT
    31 October 2013
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  • Ministerial Review of Victorian Health Sector ICT
    31 October 2013
    Read More
  • Ministerial Review of Victorian Health Sector ICT
    31 October 2013
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  • Ministerial Review of Victorian Health Sector ICT
    31 October 2013
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  • Ministerial Review of Victorian Health Sector ICT
    31 October 2013
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  • Update to Rotary Wing Air Transport Fee Increase, and Review of Funding Model for Ambulance Services
    31 October 2013
    Read More
  • Update to Rotary Wing Air Transport Fee Increase, and Review of Funding Model for Ambulance Services
    31 October 2013
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  • Update to Rotary Wing Air Transport Fee Increase, and Review of Funding Model for Ambulance Services
    31 October 2013
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  • Update to Rotary Wing Air Transport Fee Increase, and Review of Funding Model for Ambulance Services
    31 October 2013
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  • Health Matters October 2013
    01 October 2013
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  • Peak bodies protest FBT changes in letter to Prime Minister
    14 August 2013
    Read More
  • Community Health Australia

    Community Health Australia (CHA) is a founding member of the International Federation of Community Health Centres. Other members include the American National Association for Community Health Centers, the Canadian Association of Community Health Centres, and the European Forum for Primary Care.

    Watch the CHA video.

    02 August 2013
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  • Reform to Deductions for Education Expenses

    VHA submission on proposed reforms to deductions for education expenses under a Federal Labor Government, July 2013.

    12 July 2013
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  • Annual Report 2013
    01 July 2013
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  • Review of Australian Govt Health Workforce Programs
    21 May 2013
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  • Review of Australian Govt Health Workforce Programs
    21 May 2013
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  • National Framework for Action on Dementia
    15 May 2013
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  • National Framework for Action on Dementia
    15 May 2013
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  • National Framework for Action on Dementia
    15 May 2013
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  • National Framework for Action on Dementia
    15 May 2013
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  • State budget includes a 'modest' increase for healthcare
    07 May 2013
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  • Health Matters May 2013
    01 May 2013
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  • Service Sector Reform

    Response to the Towards a more effective and sustainable community services sector discussion paper.

    05 April 2013
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  • Service Sector Reform

    Response to the Towards a more effective and sustainable community services sector discussion paper.

    05 April 2013
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  • Service Sector Reform

    Response to the Towards a more effective and sustainable community services sector discussion paper.

    05 April 2013
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  • Service Sector Reform

    Response to the Towards a more effective and sustainable community services sector discussion paper.

    05 April 2013
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  • Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    Response to the Ministerial Advisory Committee regarding the development of a Melbourne Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    28 March 2013
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  • Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    Response to the Ministerial Advisory Committee regarding the development of a Melbourne Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    28 March 2013
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  • Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    Response to the Ministerial Advisory Committee regarding the development of a Melbourne Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    28 March 2013
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  • Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    Response to the Ministerial Advisory Committee regarding the development of a Melbourne Metropolitan Planning Strategy

    28 March 2013
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  • Release of Senate report on implementation of NHRA
    07 March 2013
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  • Release of Senate report on implementation of NHRA
    07 March 2013
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  • NHPA Healthy Communities Report
    07 March 2013
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  • NHPA Healthy Communities Report
    07 March 2013
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  • NHPA Healthy Communities Report
    07 March 2013
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  • Aged Care Workforce Supplement
    06 March 2013
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  • Aged Care Workforce Supplement
    06 March 2013
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  • Aged Care Workforce Supplement
    06 March 2013
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  • Aged Care Workforce Supplement
    06 March 2013
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  • VHA welcomes federal government backflip but 'damage has been done'
    21 February 2013
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  • Federal Government health funding cut threat - Update
    11 January 2013
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  • Federal Government health funding cut threat - Update
    11 January 2013
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  • Federal Government health funding cut threat - Update
    11 January 2013
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  • Proposed changes to Aged Care Act 1997
    21 December 2012
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  • Proposed changes to Aged Care Act 1997
    21 December 2012
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  • Proposed changes to Aged Care Act 1997
    21 December 2012
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  • PCP Draft Program Logic

    Response to the consultation paper on the Primary Care Partnerships Draft Abridged Program Logic

    19 December 2012
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  • NFP Sector Tax Concession

    This submission outlines the Victorian Healthcare Association’s (VHA) response to the Fairer, simpler and more effective tax concessions for the not-for-profit sector discussion paper.

    17 December 2012
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  • NFP Sector Tax Concession

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    17 December 2012
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  • NHPA Hospital Performance Report
    14 December 2012
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    06 December 2012
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    06 December 2012
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    06 December 2012
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  • Health Matters December 2012
    01 December 2012
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  • Revised Victorian HACC Program Manual
    22 November 2012
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  • Revised Victorian HACC Program Manual
    22 November 2012
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  • Revised Victorian HACC Program Manual
    22 November 2012
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2013-14

    Submission to the 2013-14 Victorian State Budget process.

    01 November 2012
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  • Federal funding fiddle threatens cuts for Victorian hospitals
    30 October 2012
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  • Living Longer. Living Better
    17 September 2012
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    17 September 2012
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    17 September 2012
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    17 September 2012
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    13 September 2012
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    13 September 2012
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    13 September 2012
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    13 September 2012
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    01 September 2012
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  • ACFA Interim Operating Framework
    10 August 2012
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    10 August 2012
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    10 August 2012
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  • Victorian Healthcare Association Award recognises great IDEAS
    09 August 2012
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  • National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards
    30 July 2012
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    30 July 2012
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    30 July 2012
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  • Annual Report 2012
    01 July 2012
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  • PDRSS reform framework

    Submission on the proposed reform framework of the Victorian Psychiatric Disability Rehabilitation Support Services.

    28 June 2012
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  • PDRSS reform framework

    Submission on the proposed reform framework of the Victorian Psychiatric Disability Rehabilitation Support Services.

    28 June 2012
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  • PDRSS reform framework

    Submission on the proposed reform framework of the Victorian Psychiatric Disability Rehabilitation Support Services.

    28 June 2012
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  • Changes to Aged Care Funding Instrument
    22 June 2012
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  • AIHW Report - Australia's Health 2012
    21 June 2012
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  • Review of Health Services Act 1987
    20 June 2012
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    20 June 2012
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  • New Directions for Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services
    15 June 2012
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    15 June 2012
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    15 June 2012
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    13 June 2012
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    13 June 2012
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    13 June 2012
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  • IHPA Final Determination
    12 June 2012
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    12 June 2012
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    12 June 2012
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    30 May 2012
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    30 May 2012
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    23 May 2012
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    11 May 2012
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  • Performance and Accountability Framework
    10 May 2012
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    10 May 2012
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  • State Budget 2013-14
    07 May 2012
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    07 May 2012
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    01 May 2012
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    01 May 2012
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  • Living Longer.Living Better. Aged Care 10-Year Plan
    20 April 2012
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    20 April 2012
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    20 April 2012
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  • PCEHR System Proposals for Rules and Regulations

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    05 April 2012
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    Response to the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) System: Proposals for Regulations and Rules

    05 April 2012
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    04 April 2012
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    04 April 2012
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  • Palliative Care in Australia

    Submission to the Australian Senate Community Affairs Committee inquiry into Palliative Care in Australia.

    21 March 2012
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  • Palliative Care in Australia

    Submission to the Australian Senate Community Affairs Committee inquiry into Palliative Care in Australia.

    21 March 2012
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  • Palliative Care in Australia

    Submission to the Australian Senate Community Affairs Committee inquiry into Palliative Care in Australia.

    21 March 2012
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    Submission to the Australian Senate Community Affairs Committee inquiry into Palliative Care in Australia.

    21 March 2012
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  • Rural Emergency Service
    07 March 2012
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    07 March 2012
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    07 March 2012
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    07 March 2012
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    07 March 2012
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    02 March 2012
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    02 March 2012
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    02 March 2012
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    29 February 2012
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    29 February 2012
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    29 February 2012
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    21 February 2012
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    21 February 2012
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    21 February 2012
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    01 February 2012
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    01 February 2012
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    01 February 2012
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  • HACC Triennium Priorities 2012-15

    Response to the Victorian HACC Program Position Paper: Triennial Plan and Expenditure Priorities 2012-15.

    16 December 2011
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  • Health Matters December 2011
    01 December 2011
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  • Future of rural maternity services under threat
    16 November 2011
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    16 November 2011
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  • Practice level indicators in primary healthcare

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    03 November 2011
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  • Senate Inquiry on IHPA 2011

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    02 September 2011
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    01 September 2011
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    17 June 2011
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    06 June 2011
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    03 May 2011
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  • Patient safety in Primary Healthcare 2010

    Joint submission by the VHA and the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority (VMIA) to the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care’s (ACSQHC) consultation paper, Patient Safety In Primary Health Care.

    12 October 2010
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  • Patient safety in Primary Healthcare 2010

    Joint submission by the VHA and the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority (VMIA) to the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care’s (ACSQHC) consultation paper, Patient Safety In Primary Health Care.

    12 October 2010
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    18 March 2010
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  • Victorian State Budget Submission 2010-11

    Submission to the 2010-11 Victorian State Budget process.

    18 December 2009
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    Submission to the Federal Government's discussion paper entitled, Towards a National Primary Health Care Strategy.

    27 February 2009
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    The VHA's submission to the 2009-10 Victorian state budget process.

    02 February 2009
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    02 February 2009
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