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Health Insurance Summit

The Annual Health Insurance Summit is the most established business gathering dedicated to the PHI industry.

31 May – 1 June 2018 | Rydges World Square, Sydney

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overview

The 17th National Health Insurance Summit will provide discussion on legislative reform, regulatory changes, and the future direction of the Private Health Insurance (PHI) industry.

Recent reforms mean the PHI industry has the opportunity to overhaul the current system in order to provide a higher level of transparency and affordable value for consumers reversing the trend for members to opt out of having any level of cover due to growing dissatisfaction.

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES:
Private Health Insurance – Paying for Value for Health Fund Members
Dr Rachel David, Chief Executive, Private Healthcare Australia

APRA’s Current Views of the Private Health Insurance Industry
Peter Kohlhagen, Senior Manager, Policy Development, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority

Transparency of Non-Performing Devices
Tracey Duffy, Assistant Secretary, Medical Devices Branch, TGA

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP | RISK CULTURE
30th MAY 2018 2:00PM-5:00PM

Assessing Risk Culture in the PHI Sector
Natasha Hall, Managing Director, Hall Advisory
Leah Lovrek, Associate Director, Hall Advisory

Macquarie University Risk Culture Scale
Elizabeth Sheedy, Associate Professor, Macquarie University Applied Finance Centre

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CRITICAL ISSUES TO BE ADDRESSED INCLUDE:

  • Avoiding the Cliff-How Do We Grow Private Health Insurance Participation?
  • Measuring the Prevalence, Costs and Trends on Low-Value Care: A Necessary Precondition to Action
  • Declining Health Insurance Membership
  • Changing Health Insurance for Millennials
  • Putting Our Members at the Heart of Care – Giving Consumers Choice
  • Key Issues for PHI – A Refreshed View from the “Sideline”
  • The Future Buyers: How Valued-Based Healthcare Will Impact the Medtech Industry?
  • Post Natal Care – Reinforcing the Member Value Proposition in a Changing Market
  • Leveraging Digital Technologies to Improve the Customer Experience
  • Entering the Genomic Age: Impact of Personal Genome Information on Healthcare and Our Lives
  • The Myth of the Informed Consumer – Why do we Continue to Pursue It?
  • What is Really Driving PHI Premium Increases-What Can we do About It?

 

PANEL DISCUSSIONS:

  • Consumer Empowerment in the PHI
  • Improving Transparency Around Medical Out-of-Pocket Costs
  • Future Innovations for Private Health Insurance

The Inaugural Health Insurance Summit PitchFest Showcase DAY ONE 31st MAY 2018

Enjoy a refreshment while watching a handful of startups building innovations for the health insurance industry. This is a dedicated platform for innovators to give a 5-minute pitch before taking 5 minutes’ worth of questions from the panel and audience.

PitchFest Startups:
Dr Zachary Tan, Director of Business Development, Australia & Asia-Pacific, CancerAid
Scott Taylor, Co-Founder, Perx Health
Sam Holt, CEO, AllergyPal
Tori Fox, CEO and Co-Founder, Siara Health

Moderator:
Adam Wardell, Head of Innovation & Strategy, Novartis

Industry Experts:
Nicole Blair, Innovation, BUPA
Andrea Selleck, CEO, Australian Regional Health Group
Dr Andrew Wilson, Group Executive Healthcare & Strategy, Medibank

Workshop

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP | RISK CULTURE | 30 May 2018 | 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Assessing Risk Culture in the PHI Sector

  • APRA requirements and expectations in respect of risk culture, assessments and Board involvement
  • Elementary approaches to risk culture assessments – Employee engagement surveys, periodic documentation of internal assessments, internal risk culture surveys / workshops
  • Better practice approaches to risk culture assessments – Independent diagnostics, interviews, externally facilitated workshops, intra / cross industry benchmarking, data analytics
  • Developing road maps and action plans for further development of risk awareness and expected risk behaviors, desired state of risk culture
  • Employee engagement, communications and training programs to facilitate well-functioning three lines of defence as part of the risk management framework
  • Case studies and workshop activities

Natasha Hall, Managing Director, Hall Advisory
Leah Lovrek, Associate Director, Hall Advisory

Macquarie University Risk Culture Scale

  • Development of the Macquarie University Risk Culture Scale for assessing risk culture in the financial services sector
  • Outcomes of the risk culture research project for Australian / Canadian banks and associated wealth management / insurance subsidiaries
  • Outcomes of the risk culture research project for Australian superannuation funds
  • Process for application of the Macquarie University Risk Culture scale to the private health insurance sector

Elizabeth Sheedy, Associate Professor, Macquarie University Applied Finance Centre

speakers

The Hon. Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Health

Video Message

Dr Rachel David

Chief Executive, Private Healthcare Australia

Peter Kohlhagen

Senior Manager, Policy Development, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority

Ian Burgess

CEO, Medical Technology Association of Australia

Christopher Zinn

CEO, Private Health Insurance Intermediaries Association

Matthew Koce

CEO, Members Health Fund Alliance and Member of the Federal Government’s Private Health Ministerial Advisory Committee Alliance

James Harrison

General Manager Healthcare Services, St LukesHealth

Associate Professor Peter Sivey

School of Economics Finance and Marketing, RMIT University

A/Prof Marcel Dinger

CEO, Genome.One and Head, Clinical Genomics, Garvan Institute for Medical Research

Professor Adam Elshaug

HCF Research Foundation Professorial Fellow and Co-Director, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney

Andrea Selleck

CEO, Australian Regional Health Group

Nicole Blair

Innovation, BUPA

Rohan Singe

Analytics and Insights, BUPA

Dr Andrew Wilson

Group Executive Healthcare & Strategy, Medibank

Shaun Gath

Principal, Narrabundah Partners

Brendan Mills

Chief Information Officer, nib health funds

Alison Verhoeven

Chief Executive Officer, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association

Tracey Duffy

Assistant Secretary, Medical Devices Branch, TGA

Natasha Hall

Managing Director, Hall Advisory

Professor Elizabeth Sheedy

Macquarie Applied Finance Centre, Macquarie University

Adam Wardell

Head of Innovation & Strategy, Novartis

Dr Barbara Carney

Principal, Carney Advisory

Rami Weiss

CEO, Healthshare

Chesney O’Donnell

Manager Policy and Standards, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Leah Lovrek

Associate Director, Hall Advisory

when & where

31 May - 01 Jun 2018

Rydges World Square, Sydney
389 Pitt St, Sydney NSW 2000
02 8268 1888
www.rydges.com/accommodation/sydney-nsw/world-square-sydney-cbd

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Kate Twentyman
Portfolio Head – Healthcare
Kate.Twentyman@informa.com.au

Samantha Lister
Sponsorship & Exhibition Manager
+61 2 9080 4432
samantha.lister@informa.com.au

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