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|Roadmap for national mental health reform|
An outline of the reform directions that governments will take over the period 2012-2022.
|Trachoma Surveillance Report 2006 to 2009|
Historical reports from the National Trachoma Surveillance and Reporting Unit (NTSRU)
|Decision making tool: Responding to issues of restraint in Aged Care|
This document has been developed to assist staff and management working in both the residential and community aged care setting to make informed decisions in relation to the use or non use of restraint, in responding to behaviours of concern.
|Report to Health Ministers : Second Progress Report on the Implementation of the National Framework for Action to Promote Eye Health and Prevent Avoidable Blindness and Vision Loss||2012||Current|
|2012 National Aged Care Workforce Census and Survey – The Aged Care Workforce, 2012 – Final Report|
The Aged Care Workforce Census and Survey informs workforce planning on issues surrounding the recruitment and retention, training and education, carer development and employment conditions of the aged care workforce. It provides a comprehensive profile of the aged care workforce which spans almost a decade.
|Decision-Making Tool: Supporting a Restraint Free Environment in Residential Aged Care|
A person-centred approach is a restraint free approach – a way of thinking that preserves the human rights of any person. All residents are entitled to respect and protection of their basic rights and freedoms, regardless of where they live. This entitlement includes all persons bearing a corresponding obligation to respect and protect the rights and freedoms of others.
|Decision-Making Tool: Supporting a Restraint Free Environment in Community Aged Care|
A restraint-free environment means no words, devices or actions will interfere with a person’s ability to make a decision or restrict their free movement.
|Australian Government Response to the Report of the Senate Select committee on Men's Health||2012||Current|
|Australian Government Directory of Services for Older People 2012/13|
The Australian Government Directory of Services for Older People is a comprehensive guide to the wide range of services provided for older people by the Australian Government.
|System-level intersectoral linkages between the mental health and non-clinical support sectors|
This report summarises evidence regarding outcomes attributed to systems-level intersectoral linkages involving mental health services, and identifies barriers and facilitators to the intersectoral linkage process.