Advocacy

The Perinatal Society of Australian and New Zealand (PSANZ) is currently undertaking a review an...More
The Centre of Perinatal Excellence (COPE) has been commissioned by the Commonwealth Government of...More
Click here to view WHA's submission to the review of the Antenatal Care Guidelines. The Antenatal...More
The National Framework for Maternity Services (NFMS) provides guidance for planning and delivery of...More
There are currently 90 maternity services across Australia that are WHA members; including the...More
The need to focus on improved governance and refined strategies to alleviate the nationwide burden...More
Women’s Healthcare Australasia (WHA) would like to thank the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority...More
Modern medicine is characterised by an increasing expectation that people will receive care that is...More
The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) is currently developing an Emergency Department (...More
The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has consulted with health...More
The accreditation standards used to assess and accredit re-entry to the Register Midwifery programs...More
The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) conducted a Teaching, Training and Research (TTR...More
The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority invited all interested parties to provide comment on the...More
The Royal Australasian College of Physicians invited submissions during January on this draft...More
The Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia has released for public consultation papers on the...More
This week WHA has responded to the Australian Commission for Safety & Quality in Healthcare on...More
The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) has written to WHA inviting our advice on their...More
The Australian Government has asked the National Mental Health Commission to conduct a national...More
The Department of Health and an Expert Advisory Committee are currently developing Clinical...More
The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission) is seeking feedback...More
The Australian College of Midwives (ACM) is currently developing a Position Statement on the Use of...More
The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) has recently commenced a review...More
In early January the Australian College of Midwives invited stakeholder comments on its Draft...More
The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has written to WHA inviting expert...More
Midwifery education standards continues to be a hot topic of interest for WHA Executives of Nursing...More
IHPA recently called for submissions relating to the future Emergency Department (ED)...More
Over the last few months the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) has released papers on...More
Women's Healthcare Australasia (WHA) has consulted with members on their views about the Australian...More
WHA recently learned that the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority has been considering excluding...More
As the birth rate continues to rise and with it the number of newborn babies requiring specialist...More
WHA has been actively engaging in consulttions with the new Independent Hospital Pricing Authority...More
In January 2012,in consultation with its members, WHA prepared a submission on national maternity...More