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Effectiveness of the Department of Health and Aged Care’s performance management of the Primary Health Network program
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The objective of this audit is to assess the effectiveness of the Department of Health and Aged Care’s (DHAC) performance management of the Primary Health Network program.
The ANAO proposes to examine:
- Has DHAC established a fit for purpose performance management framework for the Primary Health Network (PHN) program?
- Has DHAC effectively monitored and enforced compliance with PHN grant terms and conditions?
- Has DHAC demonstrated that the PHN program is meeting its objectives?
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The ANAO does not have a role in commenting on the merits of government policy but focuses on assessing the efficient and effective implementation of government programs, including the achievement of their intended benefits.
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We anticipate accepting contributions to this audit until Sunday 26 November 2023.