Introduction

The Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council (AHMAC) is the advisory and support body to the COAG Health Council.

It operates to deliver health services more efficiently through a coordinated or joint approach on matters of mutual interest.

The AHMAC is responsible for providing effective and efficient support to the CHC by:

•       Advising on strategic issues relating to the coordination of health services across the nation and, as applicable, with New Zealand

•       Operating as a national forum for planning, information sharing and innovation.