1997-98 Annual Report for the Department of Health and Family Services
The primary purpose of the Annual Report is to provide Members of Parliament and Senators with a detailed description of the Department's activities during 1997-98 against the performance targets presented in the 1997-98, Portfolio Budget Statements and the 1997-98, Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements, for the Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services. In 1997-98 the Department was called Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services.
1997-98 Annual Report full report (PDF 7248 KB)
The Department's 1997-98 Annual Report is structured in four parts:
Part 1 - OverviewThe Overview provides a discursive explanation of the Department's activities, highlighting the broad strategic directions and priorities for the Department and noting key issues and achievements during the year.
Overview (PDF 765 KB)
Part 2 - Program Performance ReportsThis section discusses the performance of individual programs within the Department. Performance is measured against set indicators outlined in the 1997-98 Portfolio Budget Statements, as amended by the Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements, for the Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services.
Part 2 Performance Reports (PDF 74 KB)
- Program 1: Public Health (PDF 572 KB)
Program 2: Health Care and Access (PDF 941 KB)
Program 3: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (PDF 80 KB)
Program 4: Family and Children's Services (PDF 393 KB)
Program 5: Aged and Community Care (PDF 230 KB)
Program 6: Disability Programs (PDF 298 KB)
Program 7: Corporate Leadership and Management (PDF 157 KB)
Part 3 - AppendixesThe appendixes provide a range of statistical and other information relating to the Department. Information in this section includes a description of ministerial responsibilities, staffing information and details of consultancy services engaged by the Department.
Appendixes (PDF 168 KB)
Part 4 - Financial statementsA complete set of financial statements for the Department of Health and Family Services, Commonwealth Rehabilitation Service and the Therapeutic Goods Administration Trust Account.
Financial Statements (PDF 3889 KB)
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