Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation

Posted by Sharyn Rognrust, Category: Health & Wellbeing, Health Planning & Design, Health Reform, Integrated Chronic Disease Management (ICDM), Mental Health, Planning & Evaluation, Policy & Practice, Population Health, Quality Improvement, Research,

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has released the first Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation, illuminating variation in health care provision across Australia. The atlas presents a clear picture of substantial variation in healthcare use across Australia, across areas such as antibiotic prescribing, surgical, mental health and diagnostic services link