Publications

Most reports produced by HMA are confidential. Occasionally our reports are publicly released. Examples of these reports can be accessed from the links detailed below:

Home Medicines Review: Refining Patient Eligibility Criteria

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia engaged HMA to make recommendations to refine the eligibility criteria for the Home Medicines Review (HMR) program. The project was completed in February 2015. A copy of the final report is available at the link below.

http://6cpa.com.au/resources/fifth-agreement-rd/hmr-refining-patient-eligibility-criteria/

Expert advice on the specific mental heath challenges of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

The National Mental Health Commission engaged HMA to provide advice to the Commission Secretariat on the specific challenges for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ mental health including social and emotional wellbeing (SEWB) and suicide prevention.The project was completed in October 2014. A copy of the report can be accessed at the link below:

http://www.mentalhealthcommission.gov.au/our-reports/contributing-lives,-thriving-communities-review-of-mental-health-programmes-and-services.aspx

Evaluation of the Mental Health Nurse Incentive Program

The Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing engaged HMA to undertake an evaluation of the Mental Health Nurse Incentive Program, specifically to review the appropriateness, efficiency and effectiveness of the program against its stated objectives. A copy of HMA’s evaluation report is available at:

http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/content/mental-pubs-e-evalnurs

WA Clinical Training Network

The West Australian Clinical Training Network engaged HMA to identify and profile stakeholders engaged in clinical training placement activity, with a view to identifying the level and nature of student placement activity by profession, type of placement and health service provider type. The project also sought to identify current models of clinical supervision and clinical facilitation across the 25 health professions within the scope of the project. A copy of HMA’s evaluation report is available at:

http://www.health.wa.gov.au/wactn/docs/Final%20Report.pdf

Supervision and Delegation Framework for Allied Health Assistants

In 2010-11 the department engaged Healthcare Management Advisors to develop a Supervision and Delegation Framework for Allied Health Assistants (the framework). A copy of HMA’s publication is available at:

https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/getfile/?sc_itemid=%7B86648C96-7C39-409F-A66D-BA910EABE61E%7D&title=Supervision%20and%20delegation%20framework%20for%20allied%20health%20assistants