This Annual Report details the activities of the National Health Funding Body (NHFB) from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019. The NHFB CEO is required to prepare and present this report to the Commonwealth Parliament, pursuant to section 70 of the Public Service Act 1999 and section 267 of the National Health Reform Act 2011 (the NHR Act), and provide a copy of this report to each State and Territory Health Minsiter under section 267(c) of the NHR Act. This Annual Report is prepared in accordance with the requirements for Annual Reports issued by the Department of Finance. This Annual Report should be read in conjunction with the Administrator’s National Health Funding Pool Annual Report 2018–19
If you require further information or have any queries in relation to this Annual Report, please contact NHFB’s Executive Support:
National Health Funding Body
GPO Box 1252 Canberra ACT 2601
PHONE 1300 930 522
EMAIL nhfb.enquiries [at] nhfb.gov.au
Note on cover
The $50 billion in funding for Australian public hospitals represents the total funding contributions for public hospital services from the State Pool Accounts and State Managed Funds. Further detail can be found on page 3.