Issue number:
18/2000
Date Issued:
21 Sep 2000
Issued to:
Public Hospitals
Purpose:
To advise you of the funding outcome resulting from the AIRC Recommendations on Victorian Public Health Medical Staff.

Background:

The AIRC Recommendations result from the outcomes of the report of the Ministerial Review of Victorian Public Health Staff. The Government and the AMA have accepted the recommendations of the AIRC.

Summary:

  • Attachment 1 details the Implementation Guidelines resulting from the AIRC Recommendations on Victorian Public Health Medical Staff. This includes the increases recommended for each class of medical staff. Attachment 1 - Word file 86KB

  • Attachment 2 details the methodology used by the Department to calculate the funding adjustments for each hospital flowing from the AIRC Recommendations. Attachment 2 - Word file 23KB

The funding adjustment will be cashflowed in the 1st October grant due on the 3rd October and will be backdated to 1 April 2000. Details of the funding adjustment for your health service / hospital will be included with the cashflow statement for the 1st October Grant.

Further Information

For enquiries, please contact Phil Willmer, Manager Budget Operations, Financial Analysis & Purchasing at phil.willmer@dhs.vic.gov.au or on telephone (03)9616 8135.

DR C W BROOK
DIRECTOR
ACUTE HEALTH