Healthy ageing domain

Goals in the Healthy ageing domain

Goal 15 Health checks—people aged 55 and over Not on track
Goal 19 Immunisation for influenza—people aged 50 and over Not currently possible to assess
Goal 20 Immunisation for pneumonia—people aged 50 and over Not currently possible to assess

Key:
On track On track
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Information about this domain

Vision: Older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples remain active, healthy, independent and comfortable for as long as possible and have access to culturally secure and responsive aged care services.

Goals:

  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults aged 55 plus who have at least one health check in a year to 74% by 2023.
  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults aged 50 plus who are immunised against influenza to 64% by 2023
  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults aged 50 plus who are immunised against pneumonia to 33% by 2023.