Immediate Actions and Consultation Paper

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Our Healthcare Future Immediate Actions and Consultation Paper

The Our Healthcare Future Immediate Actions and Consultation Paper marks the start of the Stage Two reforms. The Consultation Paper:

  • highlights key issues impacting healthcare in Tasmania in 2020 and beyond
  • proposes three key improvement areas, including immediate actions the Tasmanian Government will take now, and consultation questions to guide future planning:
    1. Better Community Care
    2. Modernising Tasmania’s Health System
    3. Planning for the Future.

Your Feedback

Tasmanians are encouraged to have their say on what improvements can be made to our health system particularly through the consultation questions outlined in the paper (p50). Submissions are invited addressing the consultation questions in the paper.

Submissions will be treated as public information and will be published on our website unless you request otherwise.

The closing date for submissions is 15 January 2021. Submissions can be forwarded to:


Our Healthcare Future
Health Planning
Department of Health
GPO Box 125
Hobart  Tasmania 7001

If you are unable to provide a submission in writing, you can contact a member of the Health Planning Unit on 6166 1091 or email In the coming months, further consultation will take place with stakeholders in a way that is safe and appropriate in the COVID-19 environment.

For further information, or to stay informed about the consultation process contact

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