Department for Health and Ageing
The Department for Health and Ageing assists the Minister for Health, the Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse, and the Minister for Ageing to set the policy framework and strategic directions for SA Health.
The department supports the delivery of public health services, formulates health policy, facilitates public and consumer consultation on health issues, and monitors the performance of South Australia’s health system by providing timely advice, research and administrative support.
There are three divisions within the Department:
- Finance and Corporate Services
- System Performance and Service Delivery
- Transforming Health