Maintaining the global competitiveness of Australia and its healthcare system and better integration of public and private healthcare delivery are core elements of the latest Actuaries Institute thought leadership publication. The publication, Private health and healthcare financing – Learning from the world, is by actuaries Andrew Matthews and Adam Stolz in collaboration with economists Josefa Henriquez and Francesco Paolucci.
Ahead of the upcoming Future of Health Seminar, we spoke to keynote speaker, the Honourable John Hill, former South Australian Minister for Health and current Chair of Private Healthcare Australia.
Margo Lydon believes this is a golden moment for change in treatment of mental health conditions in Australia and is calling actuaries to consider helpful data outside the medical model, to create better pricing, products and approaches to insurance in the space.
Dr Hugh Miller previews his paper Performance Enhancing: A look at Modern Operational Performance Rating Models, to be presented at the upcoming Injury and Disability Schemes Seminar in November.
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