Submissions

Submissions are prepared on behalf of and in consultation with members, aimed at driving change to legislation and State and Commonwealth policy.

  • Latest Submission 1

Submission: Nurse practitioner prescribing arrangements

The VHA has contributed to the DHHS consultation on nurse practitioner prescribing arrangements.

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  • Latest Submission 2

Submission: Audit of hospital and aged care food

The VHA submission highlights specific aged care issues such as the impact of dementia, appetite loss, mandatory quality indicators, the aged care quality standards, and dignity of risk/human rights, that need to be considered as part of the audit.

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  • Latest Submission 3

Submission: Improving home care payments

The VHA has made a submission to the Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) consultation on improving home care payment arrangements.

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  • 31.10.19

Submission: Improving the NDIS experience

The VHA has provided a submission into Improving the NDIS experience: Establishing a participant service guarantee and removing legislative tape.

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  • 08.07.19

Submission: Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

The VHA and Mental Health Victoria, alongside VHA members, have prepared a joint submission into the Royal Commission on Victoria's Mental Health System. To view the submission click the link.

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  • 14.06.19

Submission: Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality & Safety

The VHA, on behalf of its members, has provided a submission to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. 

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  • 07.06.19

Submission: Nurse practitioner reference group

The VHA has prepared a submission for the Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce – Report from the Nurse Practitioner Reference Group.

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  • 03.06.19

Submission: New residential aged care funding model

The VHA has provided a submission into the proposed new residential aged care funding model. To view the submission click the link.

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  • 03.06.19

Submission: NDIS ‘thin markets’

The VHA has prepared a submission into the National Disability Insurance Agency and the Department of Social Services, 'thin markets' discussion paper. To read the document click the link

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  • 03.06.19

Submission: Long Service benefits Portability Regulations

The VHA has prepared a submission on the Long Service Benefits Portability Regulations. To read the submission click the link

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  • 22.05.19

Submission: Victorian Budget 2019-20

The VHA has made a number of recommendations on behalf of its members, for the Victorian Government Budget 2019-20. The budget submission can be found at the link

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  • 11.02.19

Submission: Streamlined consumer assessment for aged care

The VHA has made a submission to the Department of Health and Human Services, Streamlined consumer assessment for aged care. 

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