Improving health care by empowering patients: Reflections on the Productivity Commission’s draft report on human services
An interview with Health Program Director, Stephen Duckett. The productivity commission has released their draft report on competition and user choice in human services for comment. The report makes a number of recommendations for improving the provision of health care including caring for people at the end of their life as well as hospital and dental services. Stephen Duckett discusses these recommendations and how they might impact health care in Australia ahead of Grattan’s written submission to the report.