NACCHO provides advice and guidance to the Australian Government on policy and budget matters while advocating for community-developed health solutions that contribute to the quality of life and improved health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO) is a living embodiment of the aspirations of Aboriginal communities and their struggle for self-determination.
NACCHO is the national peak body representing 144 Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) across the country on Aboriginal health and wellbeing issues. It has a history stretching back through nearly five decades, to a meeting in Albury in 1974.
Telehealth can deliver significant benefits including increased access to remote communities, extended capacity and reach of community-based care, and increased efficiency and decreased travel time for patients and providers. However, reliable connectivity, and digital literacy and capability is critical to ensuring successful delivery and uptake of Telehealth services.
Delivered a comprehensive business case for Federal funding in the amount of ~$49 million over five years to uplift connectivity and digital capability to improve telehealth opportunities for members, including:
To learn more or to contribute to this great organisation, please visit https://www.naccho.org.au/