Hon. Professor Ric Marshall, OAM

Hon Professor, Health Service Management Information Development T: 0409 014 663
National Centre for Classification in Health E: marshric@gmail.com
Health Sciences  


Ric Marshall is an Epidemiologist and former Clinical Psychologist. He has an Hon. Professorial appointment with the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Sydney. In that role he specialises in Health Service Management Information Development. He has a long history as an international consultant in case-mix systems and funding reform implementation. He currently also works part time for the Interim Independent Hospital Pricing Authority in Australia where he leads the team responsible for the Activity Based Funding (ABF) system reforms in hospitals. He was formerly Director of DRG Development in Australia and Chair of Australia’s Health Statistical Information Management Committee. In addition to his work in Australia, he has managed and advised on case-mix information and funding system implementation projects and health reform projects in both the public and private sectors in Azerbaijan, China, Egypt, Georgia, Germany, Indonesia, Kosovo, FYR Macedonia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Turkey, UK.

Research Interests

Patient Classification Development; Health Funding Reform and Casemix; Classifications Health Service Efficiency and Effectiveness; Evaluation Health Care Costing; Health Service Performance; Measurement Rehabilitation and Mental Health Care Classification Development.