2013-14 Department of Health Annual Report

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Page last updated: 28 October 2014

The Annual Report provides Members of Parliament, Senators and the public with a detailed description of the Department’s activities during 2013-14, reporting against planned outcomes and performance targets identified in the 2013-14 Health Portfolio Budget Statements and the 2013-14 Health Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements.

Welcome to the 2013-14 Annual Report

Online version: 2013-14 Annual Report

Download the 2013-14 Annual Report:

Volume 1 (PDF 2500 KB)
Volume 2 (PDF 18MB)

Volume 1


Includes the Contents, Letter of Transmittal, Secretary’s Review, Chief Medical Officer’s Report and Chief Financial Officer’s Report.

Contents and Introduction (PDF 700 KB)

Part 1: About the Department

Includes the Department’s role and structure, Ministerial team and portfolio outcomes.

Part 1: About the Department (PDF 302KB)

Part 2: Performance Reporting

Provides discussion on the Department’s performance for each of its 15 outcomes. This secti on also includes financial reporting on Budget estimates and actual expenses for 2013-14 for each outcome.

2.1 Outcome 1: Population Health (PDF 287KB)
2.1 Outcome 2: Access to Pharmaceutical Services (PDF 160KB)
2.1 Outcome 3: Access to Medical Services (PDF 202KB)
2.1 Outcome 4: Aged Care and Population Ageing (PDF 73KB)
2.1 Outcome 5: Primary Care (PDF 116KB)
2.1 Outcome 6: Rural Health (PDF 107KB)
2.1 Outcome 7: Hearing Services (PDF 99KB)
2.1 Outcome 8: Indigenous Health (PDF 113KB)
2.1 Outcome 9: Private Health (PDF 86KB)
2.1 Outcome 10: Health System Capacity and Quality (PDF 154KB)
2.1 Outcome 11: Mental Health (PDF 109KB)
2.1 Outcome 12: Health Workforce Capacity (PDF 127KB)
2.1 Outcome 13: Acute Care (PDF 127KB)
2.1 Outcome 14: Biosecurity and Emergency Response (PDF 118KB)
2.1 Outcome 15: Sport and Recreation (PDF 100KB)
2.2 Agency Resource Statement (PDF 72KB)

Websites, Acronyms, Abbreviations and Glossary

Websites, Acronyms and Abbreviations (PDF 61KB)
Glossary (PDF 89KB)

Volume 2

Part 3: Management and Accountability

Includes the Department’s corporate governance arrangements, external liaison and scrutiny, information on people and financial management. This part also contains discussion on the Department’s accountability arrangements, including work health and safety and carer recognition obligations.

Part 3: Management and Accountability (PDF 518KB)

Part 4: Financial Statements

Provides the complete set of financial statements for the Department and the Therapeutic Goods Administration.

4.1: Department of Health Financial Statements (PDF 33.7MB)
4.2: Therapeutic Goods Administration Financial Statements (PDF 11.8MB)


Processes Leading to Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee Consideration - Annual Report for 2013-14 (PDF 69KB)

List of Requirements and Index

List of Requirements (PDF 51KB)
Index(PDF 92KB)