Australia’s population is ageing, and budgets are getting squeezed. It is therefore vital for health policy to present innovative options for improvements in efficiency, the embrace of new technologies and world-leading patient care.


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    Our Health, Our Wealth

    Early retirement due to ill health imposes a significant economic cost. Work VISES undertook for the APEC Business Advisory Committee and the US Chamber of Commerce estimated the economic cost of early retirement due to ill health (that is, retired early from age 50-64 due to ill health) averaged 2.4 per cent of GDP for a cross section of eighteen countries in 2015.


Hon Jillian Skinner MP, NSW Health Minister

NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner addressing The McKell Institute. Hosted by Deloitte