Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/10137/59
Email LibraryRMU.DOH@nt.gov.au to ask for this document in a different format
Title: Cost estimates of primary health care activities for remote Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory
Authors: Zhao, Yuejen
Hanssens, Peter
Byron, Peter
Guthridge, Steve
Citation: Zhao Y, Hanssens P, Byron P, Guthridge S. Cost estimates of primary health care for remote Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory. Department of Health and Community Services, Darwin, 2006.
Publisher: DHCS
Abstract: This study presents estimates of the cost of providing primary health care to remote Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory for a number of common conditions. These conditions are the metabolic syndrome related diseases (hypertension, diabetes, ischaemic heart disease and renal disease), chronic lung disease, well children under five years of age, and antenatal care. The aim of the project was to inform the development of proposed Medicare items that will improve access for Aboriginal populations in remote areas to mainstream primary health care funding.
Publication Date: 2006
ISBN: 0975720368
Type: Report
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10137/59
Appears in Collections:(c) Health Forms Collection

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Primary_health_care_costs.pdf561.28 kBAdobe PDFView/Open


Items in ePublications are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.