AHCRA Election scorecard

 

Issue

Coalition

Labor

Greens

 

 

 

 

Equity

-commitment to inequitable private sector

+commitment to
ACCHOs

-preferences funding for people with cancer

+ Support for Uluru statement

+commitment to funding security to ACCHOs

+commitment to public dental

+Support for Uluru statement

commitment to ACCHOs

Access

-no policy on out-of-pockets

+funding for drug and alcohol services

+funding for bulkbilling cancer-related care

+support for bulkbilling

Efficiency

-maintaining PHI rebate

-maintaining PHI rebate

+ Redirecting PHI rebate into public health care

Commitment to reform

-no recognition of need for structural reform

+telehealth consultations for older patients

+plan for a National Health Reform Commission

+commitment to workforce reform

+Productivity Commission inquiry into the private health
system

+commitment to workforce reform

Social determinants

-no recognition of social determinants

-tax cuts for the affluent

+Commitments on wage gap, childcare, public education

 

+a social determinants strategy

+racism and cultural safety addressed

+raising Newstart

+health justice strategy

Climate change

-no national strategy on climate change

+national strategy on health and climate change

 

+national strategy on health and climate change

 

Prevention

+action on vaping

+national obesity strategy

+action on smoking

+comprehensive preventive health strategy

 

 

 

 

Overall score

-4

+8

+10