You can download the Federal Budget health papers here.
And here are all the press releases.
Plus there is plenty of reading about the first National Primary Health Care Strategy (also referred to in this government statement as the primary care strategy), which includes the announcement of new “independent primary care organisations” to be known as Medicare Locals.
And here is the Government’s response to the National Preventative Health Taskforce’s final report. Plus details of the $54 million Australian Health Survey, which will start from next year, involving 50,000 Australians.
There’s a lot of reading ahead…