Advocacy & News

May 2019

Women & Leadership Australia is administering a national initiative to support the development of female leaders across Australia’s Health sector.

The initiative is providing women with grants of between $3,000 and $7,000 to enable participation in a range of leadership

May 2019

Research by the Clinical and Population Health Perinatal Research Centre in partnership with University of Sydney and the Northern Sydney Local Health District has shown that every week counts in a baby's health and development.

April 2019

Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Symposium – 2 May 2019

The Queensland Health Statewide Lavender Mother-Baby Unit is hosting a perinatal and infant mental health symposium exploring: ‘Journey through recovery: Working with perinatal families across the continuum of care’.  Held 2nd May

WHA Consumer Representative SIG, women's health consumer group
March 2019

WHA invite all Maternity Consumer Representatives from our member hospitals to join a new network to discuss the issues that matter to you.  We are pleased to announce this new Special Interest Group that represents maternity consumers within our WHA Member Hospital Network.

ACSQHC Digital mental health services
March 2019

The ACSQH Commission has commenced a project to scope the development of a certification framework and national standards for digital mental health services. Certification of services has the potential to build user confidence, increase adoption rates

December 2018

The Independant Hospital Pricing Association (IHPA) have released the 2019-20 Pricing Framework. The Pricing Framework for Australian public hospital services 2019-20 builds on the seven Pricing Frameworks from previous years. The Pricing Framework is the key strategic document underpinning the