Coordinated healthcare for better outcomes
Dr Liz Marles
Formed to address Australia’s current challenges in health by improving integration, equity and quality of healthcare services, the intent of the ML model makes sense, but achievements of individual MLs are highly variable.
The government’s review of MLs signals a commitment to invest in services that directly benefit patients and support health professionals. At their best, MLs have achieved a population health and planning perspective that has not previously been seen in