Health care in australia is provided by both private and government organisations the australian government looks after national health policy, with key elements (such as the operation of hospitals) operated by state governments. The public health association of australia forms alliances with a range of peak bodies with the aim of further pursuing the betterment of public health in australia current alliances and the role of phaa within these alliances are listed below. Australian alcohol policy 2001–2013 and implications for public health steven j howard , ross gordon , and sandra c jones school of education, faculty of social sciences, university of wollongong, northfields avenue, wollongong, nsw 2522 australia.
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