Health Insurance Summit

When16 - 17 June 2020
Venue Other
Event Type Other
Entry Fee 2895

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


Australia’s national forum for key health insurance stakeholders returns to Sydney on the 16-17th June 2020.

The 19th Annual Health Insurance Summit will look to provide solution focused content and insightful discussions around the transformation of private health in Australia within the current regulatory framework. The summit will feature a balance of perspectives discussing the future of the private health insurance landscape whilst considering the complexity of the nation’s healthcare system.

The Prosthesis List Reform Process: Where are we up to?
Professor Terry Campbell, Chair, Prostheses List Advisory Committee

Learning the lessons from others
John Van Der Wielen, Chief Executive Officer, HBF
Private health insurance: New data on the effectiveness of multiple insurers versus the single payer and the role of incentives

Dr Paul Gross, former Commissioner, National Hospitals and Health Services Commission

Transforming Medibank from a health insurer into a healthcare company
David Koczkar, Group Executive – Chief Customer Officer, Medibank

Improving the member experience – “mind the gap” and enabling better care
Justin Vaughan, nib Group Executive Benefits & Provider Relations, nib Group

Other topics to be addressed include:

  • APRA’s view on the state of the PHI industry
  • Improving transparency in surgery – An update
  • What private health insurance customers are complaining about
  • The customer isn’t always right: Some key misconceptions driving declining health insurance penetration
  • The future of care-Reducing barriers
  • To merge or not to merge – Is that the question?
  • PANEL DISCUSSION | Patient reviews-Is there a place for patient reviews for clinical service?
  • Public Hospital Funding: 2020 and beyond
  • The integrated economics of holistic member care for hospital avoidance
  • PANEL DISCUSSION | Care outside of the hospital
  • Predictive modelling of the comorbidity of multiple chronic diseases using health insurance claim data
  • CASE STUDY | The life insurance approach to health innovation and digital disruption
  • Swaddle: A game changer for patients and private healthcare