Government & Industry Submissions

 Representing the interests of NHAA members and the professions of Western herbal medicine and naturopathy, the NHAA Board regularly works on submissions to Government and related industry bodies in a range of areas. See below for more information and copies of the submissions.

Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Primary Health Care - October 2015

The Standing Committee on Health called for submissions on best practice in chronic disease prevention and management in primary health care.

Download: Terms of Reference

Download: NHAA submission to Inquiry into Chronic Disease

AHMAC review of National Registration and Accreditation Scheme for the health professions - August 2014

The Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council (AHMAC) called for submissions into the review of the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS).

Download: Consultation paper AHMAC review of NRAS

Download: NHAA Response to NRAS review

AHMAC National Code of Conduct for health care workers - March 2014

The Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council (AHMAC) sought feedback on the terms of a national Code of Conduct for health care workers.

Download: National Code of Conduct Consultation paper 

Download: NHAA Response to proposed National Code of Conduct

HCCC Parliamentary enquiry into the promotion of false and misleading health-related information or practices - December 2013

The Committee on the Health Care Complaints Commission (HCCC) called for submissions addressing their enquiry into the promotion of false or misleading health-related information or practices. 

Download: HCCC call for submissions and terms of reference 

Download: NHAA Response into HCCC Inquiry

CSHISC - Alignment of Complementary and Alternative Health Qualifications to the Australian Qualification Framework - October 2013

As part of a review of the Complementary & Alternative Health (CAH) qualifications in the Health Training Package (HLT07), the Community Services & Health Industry Skills Council (CSHISC) asked for feedback on qualification alignment.

Download: CSHISC Discussion Paper: Alignment of CAH qualifications to the AQF

Download: NHAA Response to the CSHISC Alignment of CAH qualifications to the AQF

See the CSHISC update and request for further feedback December 2013

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