This subject will consider the broad contexts within which healthcare is delivered. The major topics covered will be socio-economic contexts, organisational frameworks and funding arrangements of the Australian healthcare system and selected international comparators. The emphasis will be on application of these topics to address optimum delivery of public health, preventive and clinical services.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine|
1. Describe the Australian healthcare system and identify the key drivers for health system reform.
2. Critically discuss the Australian healthcare system in the context of international comparators.
3. Describe the major social determinants of health.
4. Understand the impact of social determinants on healthcare access.
5. Evaluate the impact of healthcare system governance on health outcomes.
6. Critically analyse health systems and interventions from a health economics perspective.
|Withdraw – Financial?||08/02/2020|
|Withdraw – Academic?||29/02/2020|