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Journal of the Australian Healthcare & Hospitals Association

The Australian Cancer Network ?A strategy to improve cancer health outcomes

Thilo Kober

Australian Health Review 19(2) 113 - 124
Published: 1996


Cancer control in Australia has become a major social priority because of theincreasing impact of cancer on providers and users of health care. In recognition ofthis situation there is now an increased response by government agencies, non-governmentorganisations, health planners and the community at large to focus oncancer as part of a National Health Goals and Targets Strategy for better healthoutcomes in the next century. The following paper explores how the AustralianCancer Network effectively contributes to a national cancer control strategy.

© AHHA 1996

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