Tag Archives: Department of Health and Ageing

John Menadue. The Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing.

I have frequently raised my concerns about the ability of the Department of Health and Ageing to develop good health policy and manage health reform. A test of the new Minister is whether she can help facilitate the necessary reform. … Continue reading

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John Menadue. More problems with the Department of Health and Ageing.

On 16 March, I drew attention to a Capability Review of the Department of Health and Ageing by the Australian Public Service Commission. It set out a very worrying analysis of the overall performance of DHA. We now have a … Continue reading

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John Menadue. Why health reform is so hard. It’s about power.

You may be interested in this repost.  John Menadue.   I have been actively involved in health policy for over twenty years. Throughout that period Medicare has been the shining light that has well and truly stood the test of … Continue reading

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