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released: 12 Dec 2014 author: AIHW media release

This report uses the maternal and child health measures in the national Key Performance Indicators on Indigenous primary health care to provide insights into the New Directions Mothers and Babies Services programme. The analyses found that there was an improvement in 7 out of 8 of these measures in organisations receiving New Directions funding.

ISBN 978-1-74249-674-0; Cat. no. IHW 145; 24pp.; $16

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Publication table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso page
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • Introduction
    • Methodology
      • Data used
      • Data analyses
      • Limitations of the analyses
    • Results of the analyses
      • Overview
      • First antenatal visit
      • Birthweight recorded by the organisation
      • Birthweight result
      • Health assessment: children aged 0-4 years
      • Health assessment: women aged 25-44 years
      • Child immunisation at 1 year
      • Child immunisation at 2 years
      • Child immunisation at 5 years
  • End matter
    • Conclusion
    • Appendix A: The nKPI data
    • References

Recommended citation

AIHW 2014. New Directions: Mothers and Babies Services—assessment of the program using nKPI data—December 2012 to December 2013. Cat. no. IHW 145. Canberra: AIHW.

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