National Policy Documents & Publications

Indigenous Expenditure Report 2014

The 2014 Indigenous Expenditure Report was released on 12 December 2014. It provides estimates of government expenditure on services provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians by the Australian Government, and State and Territory governments.

The Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage report measures the wellbeing of Australia’s Indigenous peoples. The report provides information about outcomes across a range of strategic areas such as early child development, education and training, healthy lives, economic participation, home environment, and safe and supportive communities. The report examines whether policies and programs are achieving positive outcomes for Indigenous Australians.

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare – Allied health workforce 2012
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National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan (NATSIHP)
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Companion Document to the NATSIHP
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The Pharmacy Guild of Australia CTG Position Paper
The Pharmacy Guild of Australia CTG Position Paper: www.guild.org.au
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IAHA is moving to a Company
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IAHA Submission to the Rural and Remote Health Workforce Innovation and Reform Strategy Consultation
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National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workforce Strategic Framework (2011-2015)
This Framework is an essential tool encompassing innovative elements of reform required to improve the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workforce over the period 2011–2015.
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Overview of Australian Indigenous health status 2011
Provides information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations; the context of Indigenous health; various measures of population health status; selected health conditions; and health risk factors.
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Pathways Into The Health Workforce
This report is intended to improve the health and life expectancy of our people by outlining how we can work together to increase the size and capacity of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workforce.
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Shadow Report 2012
Shadow report on Australian governments’ progress towards closing the gap in life expectancy between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.
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The Australian Government’s Report on Closing the Gap 2012
Closing the Gap is a framework for action on one of our nation’s most important challenges. Work on reducing Indigenous disadvantage is a shared responsibility, requiring intense and collaborative effort from all governments, Indigenous people, the private sector, non-government organisations and the wider community.
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The National Health Leadership Forum (NHLF) Position paper: The right to health
This report formed the intellectual foundation for the Close the Gap Campaign for Indigenous Health Equality, from which the National Health Leadership Forum emerged out of, and continues to lead.
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