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House Standing Committee on Health and Ageing

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Inquiry into Health Funding

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On Monday 4 December 2006, the Committee tabled its report on the inquiry into health funding entitled The Blame Game.

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This report is comprised of preliminary pages, 9 chapters, and 3 appendices.

The Blame Game: Report on the inquiry into health funding

Preliminary pages (PDF 140KB)
Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations

Chapter 1 (PDF 122KB)

Chapter 2 (PDF 285KB)

Chapter 3 (PDF 405KB)
A national health agenda

Chapter 4 (PDF 319KB)
Funding a sustainable health workforce

Chapter 5 (PDF 203KB)
Rural and regional health services

Chapter 6 (PDF 170KB)
Local government

Chapter 7 (PDF 220KB)
Public hospital services

Chapter 8 (PDF 349KB)
Private health

Chapter 9 (PDF 215KB)
Improving accountability

Appendix A (PDF 73KB)
List of submissions

Appendix B (PDF 84KB)
List of exhibits

Appendix C (PDF 101KB)
List of public hearings and site inspections

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