2018 HFMA National Congress 

Thursday 19th & Friday 20th of April 2018

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, QLD

Volume to Value - Is this the future of Australian Healthcare?

2018 Theme and Key Ideas - Volume to Value Based Healthcare

Strength of data, analytics and transparency

The Clinicians view of moving to a value-based system & the significant opportunity

Measurement is the key to a revolution in healthcare

iEMR and E-Health

Technology is fundamental too, and supporting a value-based system

Moving finance and funding to prevention and promotion

Understanding the true cost of care and disinvestment strategies

Alternative funding models to support a value-based system

CLICK HERE for full draft program


Guest Speakers include:



Dr Michael Daly
Executive Director,
Clinical Governance

Metro South HHS

Dr Richard Ashby
Queensland Health

Dr Amith Shetty
Clinical Senior Lecturer
University of Sydney


John Roach
Former Chief Financial Officer
NSW Health

Nick Steele
Deputy Director General,
Healthcare Purchasing and
System Performance

Queensland Health

Steve Wilson
Finance Director
Manchester Health (UK)


Jane Ranger
Chief Financial Officer
Darling Downs HHS

Brendan Worrall
Auditor General
Queensland Auditor Officer
Stuart Painter

Derek Lindsay 
Director of Finance
NHS Ayrshire and Arran

Dr Prabhu Sivabalan
Associate Professor, Accounting
University of Technology Sydney
Robert Mackway-Jones
Chief Financial Officer
Metro South HHS


For any last minute registrations, please contact the office at (03) 5441 7800. 


HFMA have arrangments with local hotels to assist delegates in finding accommodation close to the BCEC.  Please click here for more information and to book accommodation options:

Other information

For information regarding the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre including travel to the centre by car or public transport, parking, as well as navigating the centre itself, please CLICK HERE.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in sponsoring this event and getting involved with over 200 delegates in the health finance sector? Contact our National Relationships and Events Manager - Trudi O'Donnell on (03) 5441 7800 or email trudi.odonnell@hfma.org.au, or click the image below to view the Sponsur Prospectus.