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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Lead Body
Employment Arrangements
Enabling legislation

Outcome #1: Improved safety and quality in health care across the health system, including through the development, support for implementation, and monitoring of national clinical safety and quality guidelines and standards.
# Program Body Contribution
1.1 Develop, Collect, Analyse and Report High Quality National Health and Welfare Information and Statistics for Governments and the Community Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

AIHW works closely with the ACSQHC regarding the measurement and analysis of information related to safety and quality in health care.

1.1 Health Research, Coordination and Access Department of Health and Aged Care

The Department of Health and Aged Care has policy responsibility for the improvement of the long term capacity, quality and safety of Australia's health care system.

1.1 Development of Pricing Advice and Annual Determinations' Independent Health and Aged Care Pricing Authority

IHACPA works with the ACSQHC to ensure that pricing and performance measures for public hospitals are complementary and facilitate a strong national framework for the delivery of public hospital services.

1.1 National Blood Agreement Management National Blood Authority

The NBA works closely with the ACSQHC in relation to the Blood Management Standard within the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards.