Menzies Centre for Health Policy

The University of Sydney Menzies Centre for Health Policy

The Menzies Centre for Health Policy (MCHP) is the leading independent scholarly voice on health policy in Australia. It brings together scholars and practitioners with broad expertise in health policy, economics and health services research to produce high-quality analyses of current health policy issues, deliver annual public seminars, education programs and undertake comprehensive research projects. MCHP’s research program addresses four themes that include policies for health futures, serious and continuing illness, equity and governance.


Health Minister gearing up for attack on Medicare, says analyst

Associate Professor Jim Gillespie

20 February 2014: Deputy Director, Associate Professor Jim Gillespie, in an interview with Eleanor Hall, The World Today, ABC, contributes to the current debate about the proposed A$6 co-payment for access to bulk-billed general practitioner services. Health Minister gearing up for attack on Medicare, says analyst

Medicare 30th Anniversary Roundtable

medicare

30 January 2014: The Medicare 30th Anniversary Roundtable, hosted by the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association and the Menzies Centre for Health Policy, brought together expert speakers and stakeholders to discuss the question: Is Medicare sustainable in its current form? Presentations and an event report are available on the AHHA website.