Role

The role of the committee was to advise the Government about reforms, including:

  • easy-to-understand categories of health insurance
  • standard definitions for medical procedures
  • meeting the needs of people living in rural and remote areas

For full details, see the Terms of Reference and Work Plan on the National Library Web Archive.

Members

Role

Name

Organisation

Chair

Dr Jeffrey Harmer AO

 

Member

Mr Ian Yates AM

Council of the Ageing (COTA)

Member

Dr Rachel David

Private Healthcare Australia

Member

Mr Matthew Koce

Members Health Fund Alliance

Member

Mr Michael Roff

Australian Private Hospitals Association

Member

Mr Toby Hall

Catholic Health Australia

Member

Ms Jane Griffiths

Day Hospitals Australia

Member

Ms Anne Trimmer

Australian Medical Association

Member

Mr Philip Truskett AM

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Member

Mr Marcus Dripps

Allied Health Professions Australia

Member

Mr Ian Burgess

Medical Technology Association of Australia

Member

Mr Garry Richardson

Independent expert

If the core members agree, they can invite others to join the group as needed.

Meetings

View the meeting summaries on the National Library Web Archive:

Working groups

View details of the working groups on the National Library Web Archive:

Last updated: 
2 November 2020