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QAA 3/2011 Declarations/Other as made
This Declaration is to provide nine quality assurance activities qualified privilege activities under section 124X of the Health Insurance Act 1973.
Administered by: Health
Registered 15 Jun 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR20-Jun-2011
Tabled Senate20-Jun-2011
Date ceased to have effect 13 Jun 2016
Ceased by Health Insurance Act 1973
Ceasing Comments see subsection 124X(4)
Date of repeal 01 Oct 2021
Repealed by Sunsetting

 

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Instrument number QAA 3/2011

Declaration of Quality Assurance Activity under Section 124X of the Health Insurance Act 1973.

 

I, NICOLA ROXON, Minister for Health and Ageing, make this instrument under section 124X of the Health Insurance Act 1973 (the Act).

 

 

1.       DECLARE the Activity described in Schedule 1 to this declaration (the Activity) to be a  quality assurance activity to which Part VC of the Act applies being satisfied in relation to the Activity that:

(i)            the organisation engaging in the Activity is authorised to do so by an association of health professionals; and

(ii)          it is in the public interest that Part VC of the Act applies to the Activity having regard to the criteria prescribed in regulations 23C to 23G (inclusive) of the Health Insurance Regulations 1975.

 

Dated      14  /   6      / 2011

 

 

NICOLA ROXON

Minister for Health and Ageing

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

Declaration of Quality Assurance Activity

 

Commencement

 

This instrument commences on the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.  Section 124X(4) of the Act prescribes that, unless sooner revoked, this declaration ceases to be in force at the end of 5 years after the instrument of declaration was signed.

 

Schedule 1   QAA 3/2011 Declared Quality Assurance Activity

 

[1]            Organisation engaging in activity:

                 Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons

 

                 Title:

Breast Implant Registry

 

                 Description:

                

The activity will collect, maintain, analyse and report on the performance of breast implant devices and procedures. Performance of implant devices and procedures will be analysed annually and reported to the Minister for Health and Ageing, to the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)’ members and to the general public via the ASPS website.  Information gathered through this analysis may be used to inform future surgical practice or device selection.

 

Note

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