Tasmanian State Budget

The Tasmanian State Budget was brought down on 28 August. Savings measures impacting the health sector include a 12-month pay pause for public sector wages and merger of the three…

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ACSQHC: Addressing Health Literacy

Almost 60% of Australians have a low level of individual health literacy. This is important to the safety, quality and effectiveness of health care, according to the National Statement on…

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AHPRA’s National Boards Set Fees for 2014/15

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)’s National Boards have announced practitioner registration fees for 2014/15, including six Boards that have reduced their fees, two which have frozen their fees…

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On the Radar – Issue 188

On the Radar is a summary of some of the recent publications in the areas of safety and quality in health care. Some of the latest content includes: Caring for…

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