ACCHS


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AcronymDefinition
ACCHSAboriginal Community Controlled Health Services
ACCHSAcademy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences (Oakland, CA)
ACCHSAtchison County Community High School (Atchison, KS)
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General practices and ACCHS in these regions can now apply for stage one of Health Care Homes: Perth North; Northern Territory; Adelaide; Country South Australia; Brisbane North; Western Sydney; Nepean Blue Mountains; Hunter, New England and Central Coast; South Eastern Melbourne; and Tasmania.
Work plans will be developed by ACCHS and QUM support pharmacists employed through the Pharmacy Guild of Australia by the end of this month with funding agreements and implementation to follow in coming months.
However, in the absence of an exemption for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people especially clients of ACCHS the proposed co-payment for visits to the doctor and the proposed increase in co-payments to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) continued to cause great anxiety, the Co-Chairs said.
The ACCHS were established as Aboriginal community responses to the racism and marginalisation that Aboriginal Australians experienced in health care.