The National Scheme
The National Scheme protects the public by creating a framework for the regulation of 16 health professions in Australia
Ahpra and the National Boards
Ahpra is responsible for administering the National Scheme.
The National Health Practitioner Ombudsman and the National Health Practitioner Privacy Commissioner is an independent statutory officer appointed to oversee how the National Scheme is managed. Generally, this relates to whether the National Scheme’s policies and procedures are being followed.