Stephen Duckett is Director of the Health Program at Grattan Institute. He has a reputation for creativity, evidence-based innovation and reform in areas ranging from the introduction of activity-based funding for hospitals, to new systems of accountability for the safety of hospital care. An economist, he is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia and of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences.
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Crisis, what Crisis? Healthcare Funding in the FutureFree Public Lecture
The current Commonwealth–state hospital funding agreement expires on 1 July 2020. It is a big deal, as it accounts for about 40 per cent of total public hospital funding. What should post2020 hospital funding look like? Should there be rewards for...PresentersProfessor Stephen Duckett