Role

The role of the Clinical Categories Review Advisory Committee is to evaluate the effectiveness of the clinical categories introduced as part of the first wave of private health insurance reforms. The committee will examine feedback from stakeholders about whether the clinical categories have:

Read the committee’s terms of reference and proposed timeline.

Members

This independent committee includes key stakeholders with expertise in:

  • private health insurance
  • clinical practice
  • health service management.

Member

Background and experience 

David Rankin (Chair)

Health service management and private health insurance

Dean Breckenridge

Health service management

Rebecca Lush

Private health insurance

Will Mitchell

Private health insurance

A/Prof Julian Rait OAM

Clinical practice

Jo Root

Consumer representative

Cathy Ryan

Health service management

A/Prof Andrew Singer

Department of Health and clinical practice

Dr Jui Tham

Private health insurance

A/Prof Philip Truskett AM

Health service management

Dora Vlamis

Private health insurance

Meetings

The committee meets several times a year. 

Communiques

Clinical Categories Review Advisory Committee – Communiques

This collection contains communiques documenting the meetings of the Clinical Categories Review Advisory Committee meetings.

Contact

Clinical Categories Review Advisory Committee secretariat

Contact the secretariat for the Clinical Categories Review Advisory Committee for further information on the review.

PHI [at] health.gov.au

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Last updated: 
27 May 2022