A Healthy Performance with NSW Ministry of Health

Events

With over four years successfully managing and enhancing the large scale national Aboriginal health reporting platform OCHREStreams, The Centre for Aboriginal Health, NSW Ministry of Health, commissioned us to review the current Aboriginal health key performance indicators (KPIs) in order to streamline reporting processes and provide more meaningful and useful data for their funded health services.

Additionally we developed supporting materials and recommendations for other resources, tools and initiatives to improve the reporting requirements and enhance the value of Aboriginal health program KPI reporting for both Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services (ACCHS) and the NSW Ministry of Health.

16 of the 34 ACCHS funded by the NSW Ministry of Health were involved in the consultation process, ensuring adequate diversity across the region in regards to organisation size, funding and location. Centres were either visited by staff on site, or consulted via teleconference depending on staff availability.

There has been strong interest in seeing a change to the reporting process, particularly around providing consistencies in reports and the development of a data dictionary to specify extraction/reporting requirements.

Each indicator will be scrutinised by the relevant Program Area of the Centre for Aboriginal Health and the Project Reference Group to ensure meaningful changes with the Ministry.


IMPROVEMENT FOUNDATION
Level 8, 19 Grenfell St Adelaide SA 5000 | PO Box 3645
T: (08) 8422 7400 | TOLL FREE (within Aust): 1800 771 522 | F: 08 8231 6690 | E: enquiries@improve.org.au

The Improvement Foundation acknowledges the Traditional Custodians past and present on whose land we walk and we live.

TQCSI Quality Certified
ISQua