Australian Government 2008-09 Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements

The purpose of the 2008-09 Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements (PAES), (like that of the Portfolio Budget Statements) is to inform Senators and Members of Parliament of the proposed allocation of resources to Government outcomes by agencies within the portfolio. They also facilitate understanding of the proposed appropriations in Appropriation Bills (Nos 3 and 4) 2008–09.

Page last updated: 11 December 2008

Senator the Hon. John Hogg
President of the Senate
Australian Senate
Parliament House

Mr Harry Jenkins MP
Speaker of House of Representatives
Parliament House

Dear Mr President
Dear Mr Speaker

I hereby submit Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements in support of the 2008–09 Additional Estimates for the Health and Ageing Portfolio. These statements have been developed, and are submitted to the Parliament, as a statement on the funding requirements being sought for the portfolio.

I present these statements by virtue of my ministerial responsibility for accountability to the Parliament and, through it, the public.

Yours sincerely

Nicola Roxon

The 2009-09 Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements can be viewed below as a complete document or in its sections. If you are having difficulty downloading the pdf documents, please send an email to Janet Wayn and we will arrange for an alternative format or copy to be sent to you.

Complete 2009-09 Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements (PDF 673 KB)

Introduction and Table of Contents (PDF 68 KB)

User Guide (PDF 38 KB)

Portfolio Overview (PDF 56 KB)

Department of Health and Ageing
Section 1: Agency overview and rsources (PDF 103 KB)

Section 2: Revision to outcomes and planned performance
Outcomes and performance information

Outcome 1 Population Health (PDF 65 KB)
Outcome 2 Access to Pharmaceutical Services (PDF 60 KB)
Outcome 3 Access to Medical Services (PDF 57 KB)
Outcome 4 Aged Care and Population Ageing (PDF 62 KB)
Outcome 5 Primary Care (PDF 54 KB)
Outcome 6 Rural Health (PDF 41 KB)
Outcome 7 Hearing Services (PDF 43 KB)
Outcome 8 Indigenous Health (PDF 49 KB)
Outcome 9 Private Health (PDF 44 KB)
Outcome 10 Health System Capacity and Quality (PDF 60 KB)
Outcome 11 Mental Health (PDF 58 KB)
Outcome 12 Health Workforce Capacity (PDF 51 KB)
Outcome 13 Acute Care (PDF 54 KB)
Outcome 14 Biosecurity and Emergency Response (PDF 49 KB)
Outcome 15 Development of a Stronger and Internationally Competitive Australian Sports Sector and Encouragement of Greater Participation in Sport by all Australians (PDF 46 KB)

Section 3:Explanatory tables and budgeted financial statements (PDF 98 KB)

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (PDF 97 KB)

Australian Sports Commission (PDF 93 KB)

Cancer Australia (PDF 88 KB)

General Practice Education and Training Ltd (PDF 86 KB)

National Blood Authority (PDF 100 KB)

National Health and Medical Research Council (PDF 109 KB)

Glossary (PDF 54 KB)