ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
ACRRM Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
AHCSA Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia
AHCWA Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia
AHMAC Australian Health Ministers’ Advisory Committee
AH & MRC Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council NSW
AIHW Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
AMS Aboriginal Medical Service
AMSANT Aboriginal Medical Services Alliance of the Northern Territory
APY Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara lands
ARIA Accessibility/Remoteness Index of Australia
ASGC Australian Standard Geographic Classification
ASO Australian Society of Ophthalmologists
COAG Council of Australian Governments
DHHS Department of Health & Human Services (Tasmania)
DoHA Department of Health and Ageing
FTE Full time equivalent
GP General practitioner
GPQ General Practice Queensland
ICD Indigenous Chronic Disease
ICEE International Centre for Eyecare Education
IEHU Indigenous Eye Health Unit
KPOP Kimberly Paediatric Outreach Program
MBS Medical Benefits Scheme, Medical Benefits Schedule
MSOAP Medical Specialist Outreach Assistance Program
MSOAP-ICD Medical Specialist Outreach Assistance Program - Indigenous Chronic Disease measure
MSOAP-MS  Medical Specialist Outreach Assistance Program-  Maternity Services
NACCHO National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation
NSW New South Wales
OATSIH Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
PSOP Paediatric Surgery Outreach Program
QAIHC Queensland Aboriginal Health Council
Qld Queensland
RA Remoteness Areas
RACP Royal Australasian College of Physicians
RACS Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
RDN Rural Doctors Network (NSW)
RDWA Rural Doctors Workforce Agency (SA)
REHC Regional Eye Health Coordinator
RWAV Rural Workforce Agency Victoria
SA South Australia
SEIFA Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas
SMO Standardised Mortality Ration
SONT Specialist Outreach Northern Territory
Tas. Tasmania
USOAP Urban Specialist Outreach Assistance Program
VACCHO Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation
Vic. Victoria
VOS Visiting Optometrists Scheme
WA Western Australia
WACHS WA Country Health Services