Publications, reports & submissions
Australian Genomics Business Continuity Plan
Our submission to the NHMRC and Australian Department of Health.
Draft National Healthcare Interoperability Plan
The National Healthcare Interoperability Plan is being developed by the Australian Digital Health Agency to map a pathway to a more connected Australian health system and to support the implementation of digitally enabled models of care. Read our submission.
Australian Genomics’ submissions to MSACs targeted consultation opportunities
The Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC) regularly seeks targeted feedback from Australian Genomics on genetic and genomic-related applications for public funding of medical services and technologies. Australian Genomics develops feedback for submissions by consulting with expert members drawn from its 450-strong network of professionals, to put forward unified, evidence-based submissions.
Draft Guiding Principles: Ensuring Culturally Safe Health Genomics in Partnership with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
The Department of Health sought feedback on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Genomics Health Guiding Principles and associated Guiding Principles Summary Document, which were developed by the Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Advisory Group on Health Genomics. Read our submission.
Legalising Mitochondrial Donation in Australia
The Australian Government has engaged experts and the public in consultation on the process of legalising mitochondrial donation in Australia. Read our submissions.
Draft recommendations of the Primary Health Reform Steering Group
Submission on the Primary Health Reform draft recommendations.
HTA process solutions regarding genetic/genomic testing and treatment, HTAnalysis / InGeNA
The Industry Genomics Network Alliance (InGeNa) engaged HTAnalysts to assist in the development of a white paper on the Health Technology Assessment (HTA) process regarding genetic/genomic testing and treatment. Tiffany Boughtwood participated in the targeted consultation on behalf of Australian Genomics to inform the development of this white paper, which aims to explore key issues…
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) Pricing Framework for Australian Public Hospital Services 2022-23
Every year, the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority consults on its Pricing Framework for the following year, which sets pricing and policy decisions underlying the Activity Based Funding system. Read our submission.
Valuing the impact of genomics workshop, Deloitte Access Economics / InGeNA
InGeNA undertook this workshop, hosted by Deloitte, to explore the future state of genomics in healthcare in Australia. Prof Kathryn North and Tiffany Boughtwood participated in the discussions which explored themes of the role of genomics within the healthcare system currently, and in the future; the benefits of genomics in Australia; and the required actions…
Draft National Preventative Health Strategy
Australian Genomics’ submission on the Australian Government’s draft National Preventative Health Strategy (2021-2030).