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Populate or Perish! The Population Imperative
(Radio Adelaide, 2001)
Adelaide Festival of Ideas session, Elder Hall, 11:30am, Friday 13 July, 2001. Chaired by Doug McEachern.
Interagency collaboration in primary mental health care: lessons from the Partners in Recovery program
BACKGROUND: Collaborative care is a means of improving outcomes particularly for people with complex needs. The Partners in Recovery (PIR) program, established in Australia in 2012, provides care coordination to facilitate ...
Comprehensive primary health care under neo-liberalism in Australia
This paper applies a critical analysis of the impact of neo-liberal driven management reform to examine changes in Australian primary health care (PHC) services over five years. The implementation of comprehensive approaches ...
“Never mind the logic, give me the numbers”: Former Australian health ministers’ perspectives on the social determinants of health
The articulation of strong evidence and moral arguments about the importance of social determinants of health (SDH) and health equity has not led to commensurate action to address them. Policy windows open when, simultaneously, ...
Positive and negative impacts of job loss on family life: the perceptions of Australian car workers
(Australian Council of Social Service, 2011)
This article contributes to research on the impact of job loss on families. It is based on survey responses from 371 workers and in‑depth interviews with 39 of them about the family impacts of their job loss from the ...
What makes health impact assessments successful? Factors contributing to effectiveness in Australia and New Zealand
(BioMed Central, 2015-10-03)
Background While many guidelines explain how to conduct Health Impact Assessments (HIAs), less is known about the factors that determine the extent to which HIAs affect health considerations in the decision making ...
The potential for multi-disciplinary primary health care services to take action on the social determinants of health: actions and constraints
(BioMed Central Ltd., 2013-05-10)
The Commission on the Social Determinants of Health and the World Health Organization have called for action to address the social determinants of health. This paper considers the extent to which primary health care services ...
A rapid appraisal case study of South Australia's Social Inclusion Initiative
(Government of South Australia Department of the Premier and Cabinet, 2007-06)
This Rapid Appraisal Case Study of South Australia’s Social Inclusion Initiative was undertaken to contribute to the work of the Social Exclusion Knowledge Network (SEKN) of the Commission on Social Determinants of Health ...
Health promotion in Australian multi-disciplinary primary health care services: case studies from South Australia and the Northern Territory
(Oxford University Press, 2013-05-08)
This paper reports on the health promotion and disease prevention conducted at Australian multi-disciplinary primary health care (PHC) services and considers the ways in which the organizational environment affects the ...
Case Study of an Aboriginal Community-Controlled Health Service in Australia: Universal, Rights-Based, Publicly Funded Comprehensive Primary Health Care in Action
Universal health coverage provides a framework to achieve health services coverage but does not articulate the model of care desired. Comprehensive primary health care includes promotive, preventive, curative, and ...