ABS

Australian Bureau of Statistics

ABCD

Audit and Best-Practice for Chronic Disease

ACCHS

Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services

ACHS

Australian Council of Healthcare Standards

ACT

Australian Capital Territory

AGPAL

Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited

AGPSCC

Australian General Practice Statistics and Classification Centre

AHMAC

Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council

AIC

Australian Institute of Criminology

AIDA

Australian Indigenous Doctors Association

AIDS

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

AHF

Aboriginal Health Forum

AIHW

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

AMSANT

Aboriginal Medical Services Alliance Northern Territory

ANZSCO

Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations

AOD

Alcohol and Other Drugs

APDC

Admitted Patient Data Collection

ARF

Acute Rheumatic Fever

ASCO

Australian Standard Classification of Occupations

ASGC

Australian Standard Geographical Classification

ATSIC

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission

BBV

Blood Borne Viruses

BEACH

Bettering the Evaluation and Care of Health

BMI

Body Mass Index

CAI

Computer Assisted Interview

CAP

National Drug Strategy Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Complementary Action Plan 2003–2009

CATSI Act

Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006

CATSIN

Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses

CDEP

Community Development Employment Projects

CHINS

Community Housing and Infrastructure Needs Survey

CIHI

Canadian Institute of Health Information

CMR

Cumulative Mortality Rate

CPI

Consumer Price Index

COAG

Council of Australian Governments

COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

DEEWR

Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

DEST

Department of Education Science and Training

DHS

Department of Human Services

DMFT

Decayed, Missing, Filled Teeth (Adult—permanent teeth)

dmft

decayed, missing, filled teeth (Infant—deciduous teeth)

DoHA

Department of Health and Ageing

EQuIP

Evaluation and Quality Improvement Program

ESRD

End Stage Renal Disease

FASD

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

FHBH

Fixing Houses for Better Health

FOBT

Faecal Occult Blood Test

FTE

Full Time Employment

GAS

Group A Streptococcal Bacterium

GDM

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

GP

General Practitioner

GPA+

General Practice Accreditation Plus

GPMP

General Practitioner Management Plan

HFL

Healthy for Life

HIV

Human Immunodeficiency Virus

HPF

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework

HPV

Human Papilloma Virus

ICAP

Improving Care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Patients

ICDP

Indigenous Chronic Disease Package

IEP

Indigenous Employment Policy

IHD

Ischaemic Heart Disease

KRA

Key Result Area

LHNs

Local Hospital Networks

MBS

Medicare Benefits Scheme/Schedule

MCEETYA

Ministerial Council on Education, Employment, Training and Youth Affairs

MCHS

Maternal and Child Health Service

NCVER

National Centre for Vocational Education Research

NACCHO

National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation

NAPLAN

National Assessment Program—Literacy and Numeracy

NATSIHS

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey

NATSINSAP

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nutrition Strategy and Action Plan

NATSIS

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Survey

NATSISS

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey

NCI

National Cancer Institute (US)

NGO

Non-Government Organisation

NHMRC

National Health and Medical Research Council

NHPC

National Health Performance Committee

NHS

National Health Survey

NIHEC

National Indigenous Health Equality Council

NSFATSIH

National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health – The Strategic Framework

NSW

New South Wales

NT

Northern Territory

OATSIH

Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health

ORIC

Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations

OSR

OATSIH Services Reporting

PBS

Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

PHERP

Public Health Education and Research Program

PIP

Practice Incentives Program

PMSS

Perinatal Morbidity Statistics System

QIC

Quality Improvement Council

Qld

Queensland

RACGP

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

RHD

Rheumatic Heart Disease

SA

South Australia

SAR

Service Activity Reporting data

SCATSIH

Standing Committee on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health

SCRGSP

Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision

SEIFA

Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas

SIDS

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

SLA

Statistical Local Area

STI

Sexually Transmissible Infections

TCA

Team Care Arrangement

TAFE

Technical and Further Education

Tas

Tasmania

VAED

Victorian Admitted Episodes Dataset

VEMD

Victorian Emergency Minimum Dataset

VET

Vocational Education and Training

VCCR

Victorian Cervical Cytology Register

Vic

Victoria

VII

Voluntary Indigenous Identifier

WIES

Weighted Inlier Equivalent Separation

WA

Western Australia

WAACHS

Western Australia Aboriginal Child Health Survey

WGIR

Working Group on Indigenous Reform

WHO

World Health Organization

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