AMA Submission to the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC) review of Consumers, the health system and health literacy: taking action to improve safety and quality.

27 Sep 2013

The AMA submission to the ACSQHC, supports the broad concepts set out in the Commission’s paper but also calls for further consideration in three areas:

  • Analysis of existing health literacy activities;
  • A balanced expectation of patient participation; and
  • The need for health systems literacy initiatives.

The AMA submission can be accessed below.