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Research papers on Pathways to Reform

Project Member(s): Van Gool, K., Woods, M., Haas, M., Hall, J., Viney, R., De Abreu Lourenco, R., Kenny, P.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association

Start year: 2015

Summary: Paper 1 - Funding of the Health System: The objective of this paper is to discuss potential changes that could be made to the funding of health services in Australia, with a specific focus on primary health care and the hospitals sector. Paper 2 - Primary Health Networks as a Disruptive Force: The objective of this paper is to develop an issues brief on how Primary Health Networks can be a disruptive force for positive change in the Australian healthcare system in the context of the reform of the Federation and tax system processes.

Publications:

Van Gool, K, Woods, M, Hall, J, Haas, M & Yu, S CHERE 2015, Sustainability, efficiency and equity in health care: The role of funding arrangements in Australia. A report by the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation for the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA), Sydney.

Van Gool, K, Woods, M, Hall, J, Haas, M, Yu, S & Wright, M CHERE 2015, Primary Health Networks as a disruptive force for positive change: A report by the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation for the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA), Sydney.

Keywords: health reform; health services; Australia; primary health care; healthcare

FOR Codes: Health Economics, Health Policy Economic Outcomes, Health Policy Evaluation