New Health Atlas released for the NT

A valuable new resource for Health Professionals has just been released, The Northern Territory Medicare Local (NTML) Health Atlas 2014 - and it is available now as a free download.

In NTML’s media release, Chief Executive Officer, Ms Debbie Blumel, said "This Atlas – a first for the Territory – is a visual, information-rich document that provides a baseline of the Northern Territory's health data,"

Ms Blumel added, "Now we have the opportunity to further develop and build on this information in collaboration with the NT community, service providers and other stakeholders."

The Atlas contains ‘snapshot’ information across the areas of:

  • Population health in the Northern Territory
  • Understanding Aboriginal health and wellbeing in the Northern Territory
  • Understanding the health workforce challenges in the Northern Territory
  • Key themes emerging from the Atlas.

For more information or to download the Atlas, please visit the NTML website news section.

Thursday, 3 April 2014