Territory Stories

Annual Report 2009-2010 Department of Health and Families

Details:

Title

Annual Report 2009-2010 Department of Health and Families

Other title

Tabled paper 1051

Collection

Tabled papers for 11th Assembly 2008 - 2012; Tabled papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2010-10-28

Description

Deemed paper

Notes

Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.

Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

File type

application/pdf

Use

Copyright

Copyright owner

See publication

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/280682

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/415735

Page content

Department Health and Families 3Department Health and Families 3Department Health and Families 3 Letter of Transmittal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Department of Health and Families at a Glance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 In One Week . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Chief Executive Foreword . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Organisation Chart . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Our Executive . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 . . . . . . . . . 15 Aboriginal Health Report . . . . . . . . . . . 19 Corporate Plan and Progress . . . . . . . . . . 21 Promoting and Protecting Health and Wellbeing and Preventing Injury . . 23 Healthy Children and Young People in Safe and Strong Families . . . . . . . . . 27 Targeting Smoking, Alcohol and Substance Abuse . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 Connecting Care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 Safety, Quality and Accountability . . . . 41 Attract, Develop and Retain a Workforce for the Future . . . . . . . . . . . 47 Strategic Projects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Regional Coordination and Service Map Details . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55 Our People . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65 Governance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 Corporate Governance. . . . . . . . . . . . . 80 Clinical Governance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80 Framework . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81 Risk Management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82 Audit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82 Insurance Arrangements . . . . . . . . . . . 84 Coronials . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 Complaints Handling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 Sentinel Events . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 Information and Privacy . . . . . . . . . . . . 90 Output Performance Reporting . . . . . . . . . 93 NT Families and Children . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 Family and Parent Support . . . . . . . . . 100 Child Protection Services . . . . . . . . . . . 101 Out of Home Care Services . . . . . . . . 104 Youth Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105 Family Violence and Sexual Assault Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 106 Childrens Commissioner . . . . . . . . . . 107 Acute Care Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109 Admitted Patient Services . . . . . . . . . . 110 Non Admitted Patient Services. . . . . . . 116 Hospitals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119 Health and Wellbeing Services . . . . . . . . . 125 Community Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 126 Mental Health . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138 Community Support Services for Frail Aged People and People with a Disability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 143 Support for Senior Territorians and Pensioner Concessions . . . . . . . . 146 Public Health Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 147 Environmental Health Services . . . . . . 148 Disease Control Services . . . . . . . . . . 153 Alcohol and Other Drugs Services . . . . 161 Health Research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 165 Our Money . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167 Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167 . . 172 Operating Statement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 Balance Sheet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 174 Cash Flow Sheet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 Appendices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 205 i. External Funding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 206 ii. Capital and Minor Works . . . . . . . . . 208 iii. Legislation Responsibilities . . . . . . . 212 iv. Councils, Committees and Groups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 214 v. Employment Instructions . . . . . . . . . 228 vi. Acronyms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 232 Table of Contents


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