• Building the evidence on primary health care

    The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare is developing a National Primary Health Care Data Asset to support the reporting of key primary health care indicators.

  • Report cards for health

    Performance reporting is widely recognised in our modern world as a system to measure contribution, help identify strengths and areas for improvement, and to provide a yardstick for evaluation against peers. In recent years, with the start of health performance reporting at the hospital level and local level in Australia, we saw a shift that would have substantial impacts.

  • Powerful insights from linked data

    Data linkage brings together information about people, places and events from different data collections based on common features. Linked data provides a more comprehensive picture of a subject, and is one of the most powerful ways of adding value to the data already held by many organisations.