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National Health Performance Framework Report 2001

External report

The National Health Performance Framework Report, a report to the Australian Minsters Health Conference, was produced by the National Health Performance Committee in August 2001.

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  • Contents

Cover, Copyright, Contents, Abbreviations/Acronyms, Glossary, Terms of Reference, National Health Performance Committee

Executive Summary

Chapter 1   Introduction
Australian Health System
A Conceptual Framework for Health
Role of the National Health Performance Committee
Development of the Framework
Structure of the Report

Chapter 2   National Health Performance Framework
Using the Framework to Measure Performance
Tier 1 Health Status and Outcomes
Tier 2 Determinants of Health
Tier 3 Health System Performance
Criteria to Select Performance Indicators for the Framework
Selection Criteria for Health Performance Indicators
Selection Criteria for Sets of Performance Indicators
Additional Selection Criteria Specific to NHPC Reporting

Chapter 3   Health Status and Outcomes
Example Indicators 3.1 - 3.7

Chapter 4   Determinants of Health
Example Indicators 4.1 - 4.5

Chapter 5   Health System Performance
Example Indicators 5.1 - 5.16

Chapter 6   Future Directions
Timetable for Future Reports
Objectives for Future Reports


Appendix 1   Services and Functions of the Health Care Sectors

Appendix 2   World Health Report 2000 – Comparing Health Systems



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