Private Health Safety and Quality
Australia’s Private Healthcare Funds want to ensure a better healthcare experience for all their members.
Safety and quality in the private system
We are committed to providing Australians with better quality and safety in the healthcare system.
Not only does the private sector deliver shorter waiting times, shorter lengths of stay and higher productivity, but most importantly it provides a safer healthcare environment.
Promoting safety and quality in the Australian health system
The Private Healthcare Australia (PHA) is focused on enhancing the value of private health insurance and are concerned about ensuring your safety when you are admitted to hospital.
Safety is a major consideration when you’re admitted to hospital and no-one wants to contemplate an unplanned or unexpected readmission.
This section provides information about Research undertaken by Private Healthcare Australia as well presents summaries of studies such as the Australian Productivity Commission report on Private and Public Hospital Re-admission Rates and the Australian Safety and Efficacy Register of New Interventional Procedures – Surgical who disseminates information to improve the quality of healthcare.