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by S. J. Duckett

Category: World
Subcategory: History books
Author: S. J. Duckett
ISBN: 0195517458
ISBN13: 978-0195517453
Language: English
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 2 edition (July 1, 2004)
Pages: 368
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It analyses how the inputs of Australian health services, such as finances, the health workforce, and the roles of state and federal government influence the outcomes, which range from consumer confidence to policy changes. Stephen Duckett is Director of the Health Program at Grattan Institute Sharon Willcox is Director of Health Policy Solutions and Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine at Monash University.

Health care is delivered in Australia by both government and private companies which are often covered by Medicare

Health care is delivered in Australia by both government and private companies which are often covered by Medicare

The book grounds the Australian health care services within a 'systems Approach. It is structured around the inputs and processes of the health system, and the resulting outputs and outcomes.

The book grounds the Australian health care services within a 'systems Approach.

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The Australian Healthcare System provides students with a fully updated, comprehensive overview of the structure and operation of health systems and services in Australia. Format Paperback 392 pages. Dimensions 168 x 244 x 22mm 68. 9g. Publication date 28 Sep 2007. Publisher Oxford University Press Australia. Imprint OUP Australia and New Zealand. Close X. Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter.

Start studying Australian Healthcare System. Learn vocabulary, terms and more with flashcards, games and other study tools. Duckett & Willcox (2013, p. xvi) referred to the Australian health care system as the "illness care system" as most health resources are channeled towards caring for people with an illness. A healthcare system relates to a number of areas: the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the physical and/ or mental health issues of members of the population. Components of a good healthcare system. Delivers a quality service to all people, when and where they need it.

Australia’s Healthcare System is one of the most comprehensive in the world; offering a range of services from general and preventative health, through to treating more complex conditions, that may need a specialist, or hospital care. The system has two major parts: the public health system, and the private health system.

The Australian health care system. Duckett, S. J. et al. The organisation of medical staff in Australian hospitals. Churchill Livingstone, 1981. Kendig H, Duckett S (2001). Australian directions in aged care: the generation of policies for generations of older people. Duckett, Stephen (1995), "Hospital payment arrangements to encourage efficiency: the case of Victoria, Australia", Health Policy, 34 (2): 113–134, doi:10. 1016/0168-8510(95)94014-y. CA 7853: Department of Human Services and Health, Central Office, National Archives of Australia, retrieved 18 January 2014.

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Quick facts on the healthcare system in Australia. Australia boasts universal public healthcare. Population % covered by health insurance: 100% of permanent residents have Medicare, the public healthcare system. However, the government is active in trying to persuade anyone who earns enough to take out private policies on top of their state coverage to relieve pressure on the public system.

The Australian Health Care System 2E provides a solid basis for understanding how the Australian health care system operates. It highlights the tension that exists for health policy makers who must work within a complex social and political environment. It provides an in-depth examination of every part of the health care system: from the health workforce, government structures, and hospitals, to public, primary and community care. The book grounds the Australian health care services within a 'systems Approach.' It is structured around the inputs and processes of the health system, and the resulting outputs and outcomes. The author describes how the provision of health care is linked to the financing of the workforce, capital and supplies as well as to the social and political support it must receive from the population.
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