Thanks to everyone that nominated this year and a huge congratulations to all the 2018 winners!


Finance Rising Star of the Year - Tarun Soni (Alfred Health)

Awarded to a standout candidate who has demonstrated a high level of initiative and enterprise within their organisation

Classification, Coding and Costing Award - Janine Wapper (Central Australian Health Service)

Awarded to an individual who has improved classification, coding and / or costing processes, that has led to better information for organizations to use when making decisions about service delivery.

Rural / Regional Outstanding Achievement of the Year - Fiona Skaines (Western NSW Local Health District)

Awarded to an individual from a rural / regional service that has gone above and beyond to drive positive outcomes for their health service.

Clinician of the Year (Bi-Annual Award) - Philip Hoyle (Royal North Shore Hospital, Northern Sydney LHD)

Awarded to a clinician who has taken financial responsibility for their services, led efficiency or improvement programs, or provided and example for other clinicians by engaging with the financial management agenda.

Finance Leader of the Year - Scott McConnel (Wide Bay HHS)

Awarded to a candidate who has demonstrated outstanding leadership within their organisation, across the sector or both

Outstanding Contributions to the Health Finance Sector - Greg Stenton (Department of Health and Human Services Victoria)

Awarded to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary leadership, strategic vision and produced positive outcomes for the health finance sector

Finance Team of the Year - Performance Analysis and Reporting Unit (Gold Coast HHS)

Awarded to a team operating within the health finance domain, who has demonstrated robust collaboration and shared contribution towards a major project with significant benefits for their immediate area, or across their organisations