Queensland Government
Queensland Health

Health Reform

Creating healthier communities through locally responsive and connected health care

Australia's health system performs well internationally, however it is a system under increasing pressure with the added burden of an ageing population and escalating chronic disease. We need to change the way we operate our health system.

Commonwealth, State and Territory governments have agreed to transform the Australian health system. 

Health reform for Queensland will mean:

Changes from 1 July 2012

We will continue:


Last Updated: 20 December 2012
Last Reviewed: 20 December 2012