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.
Innovative and effective National Health Reform policy development is enabled and implemented.
The national, state and territory health reform funding environment is monitored and expert advice is provided to stakeholders.
Policies and procedures are in place to ensure payments are made in accordance with appropriately approved directions, actioned by authorised persons and accurately documented and communicated.
Frameworks are developed and implemented to ensure compliance, including the National Health Funding Body Procedures Manual and the States and Territories Procedures Manual.