The National Health Funding Body has adopted five high level strategic objectives which capture the scope of our responsibilities and which serve the vision and mission of the organisation to:
Achieve best practice and accountability
To achieve best practice and accountability through assisting the Administrator in implementing and overseeing a nationally consistent public hospital funding arrangement through the National Health Funding Pool.
Provide increased transparency and effective reporting
To provide increased transparency and effective reporting on what local hospital networks are funded for services they deliver to the community.
Enable accurate Commonwealth contribution calculations
To enable accurate Commonwealth contribution calculations by utilising nationally consistent pricing and costing standards.
Develop productive and effective partnerships
To develop productive and effective partnerships with relevant stakeholders to enable the objectives of the Agreement to be achieved.
Operate as a fully functional and compliant agency
To operate as a fully functional and compliant agency, meeting statutory and legislative obligations.