Terms of Reference

The availability and accessibility of diagnostic imaging equipment around Australia, with particular reference to:

  1. geographic and other disparities in access to diagnostic imaging equipment;
  2. arrangements for Commonwealth subsidy of diagnostic imaging equipment and services;
  3. out-of-pocket costs for services that are not subsidised by the Commonwealth and the impact of these on patients; and
  4. the respective roles of the Commonwealth, states and other funders in ensuring access to diagnostic imaging services. 

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3515