13 Feb 2019
A profession-specific annual report summary that highlights the work of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia over the year to 30 June 2018 has now been published.
The report draws on data relating to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice in Australia, which have been drawn from the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and the National Boards’ 2017/18 annual report. It offers a unique insight into the regulatory landscape for the profession, and includes the number of applications for registration, outcomes of practitioner audits and segmentation of the registrant base by gender, age and principal place of practice.
Notifications information includes the number of complaints or concerns received, matters opened and closed during the year, types of complaint, monitoring and compliance and matters involving immediate action.
Insights into the profession include:
To download this report, or to view the main 2017/18 annual report and supplementary data tables, visit the AHPRA website.
In January and February 2019, AHPRA and the National Boards are publishing summaries that break down 2017/18 data for 13 other Boards in the National Scheme.