The AIHW provides a comprehensive biannual report on the health of Australia and our health care system. More specific reports and data are also available covering everything from Government expenditure to specific diseases.
"Australia's health 2018 is the AIHW’s 16th biennial report on the health of Australians. It examines a wide range of contemporary topics in a series of analytical feature articles and short statistical snapshots. The report also summarises the performance of the health system against an agreed set of indicators." From the website
PHIDU - Public Health Information Development Unit
"Offers free online access to a comprehensive range of current (and some historical) data* at national, jurisdictional, regional and small area levels for Australia. Socioeconomic and geographical variations in health are highlighted in interactive atlases and graphs, and supported by data tables and metadata. Where available, data are analysed by age, sex and Indigenous status." From the website
Examines the history of nursing throughout the ages, a part of human existence since the appearance of the earliest human societies, and explains the role of caregiver to the sick, injured, poor, and helpless.
Considers the historical foundations of professional nursing in Australia. Introduces a number of factors that have influenced the evolution of nursing and explores the constructs upon which professional nursing has been built.
We acknowledge the Palawa people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we learn and work together and are committed to building relationships and opportunities for all Aboriginal people in our region.