IHACPA Conference 2023

Brisbane, Australia + Virtual | 9 - 11 August 2023

Lois Jenkins

Assistant Director of Nursing, Community Care Reform, Tasmanian Department of Health


    Lois Jenkins is Assistant Director of Nursing, Community Care Reform at the Tasmanian Department of Health.

    Lois is a Registered Nurse with 30+ years of experience in health and aged care in both the UK and Australia. Lois draws on ten years of operational experience as Director of Care of a large, rural residential aged care facility and community aged care/primary health services. Lois has also worked in senior aged care policy positions in both the Australian Department of Health and Aged Care and the Tasmanian State Government.

    Lois has a deep strategic knowledge and understanding of the broad aged and community care sector policy environment, including the current Royal Commission Reform Agenda, and has a keen interest in how human service pricing systems and processes impact on the quality, accessibility, and value of healthcare.