Creating a prosperous, sustainable and healthy Northern Australia

Northern Australia health service delivery situational analysis

Northern Australia health service delivery situational analysis
  • Reference # H.1.1819103
  • Timeframe 8 months
  • Project Status Current
  • Location Cairns, Weipa, Thursday Island, Mount Isa, Mackay, Longreach, Katherine, Nhulunbuy, Alice Springs, Darwin, Kununurra, Karratha, Port Hedland
  • Total project value $249,597.00
  • Project manager Carla Keith
  • Research Programs 1. Building potential in Northern Australia
  • Health service delivery
  • Strategic policy development

Summary

This project will identify key challenges and opportunities facing the northern Australian health service delivery sector and explore potential developmental scenarios and/or identify the most strategic research projects and development priorities for further investment.

This will include but not be limited to infrastructure, clinical issues, policy, new models of care, investment, knowledge, training and human capital gaps and the research or alternative solutions to address them.

A consortium of health service delivery providers across northern Australia will bring substantial applied research experience in northern Australia including in health services, indigenous health and tropical health. Their membership in the consortium will strengthen the quality and relevance of the synthesis and analysis, ensuring ownership of the analysis outputs by the health sector and providing a strong foundation for the growth and development of the northern Australia health service delivery sector.

Expected outcomes

  • A comprehensive report which will guide a systematic and collaborative approach to prioritising, delivering, monitoring and evaluating research conducted by the CRCNA and other key parties with an interest in the future of the northern Australian health service delivery sector.

Publications

28 November 2020

Health service delivery and workforce in northern Australia : a scoping review

Type: Report

Industry: Health service delivery

23 November 2020

State of the North 2020

Type: Report

Industry: Aquaculture, Beef, Broadacre cropping, First Nations led business development, Forestry, Health service delivery, Horticulture, Rice, Strategic policy development, Supply chain development

11 August 2020

Northern Australia health service delivery situational analysis – Fact Sheet

Type: Fact sheet

Industry: Health service delivery

24 July 2020

Northern Australia health service delivery situational analysis

Type: Report

Industry: Health service delivery