Activity Based Funding Conference

5 – 6 May 2022 | Virtual and free

Concurrent sessions

Dr Kathryn Antioch

Chief Executive Officer, Guidelines and Economists Network International

    Speaker Biography

    Dr Kathryn Antioch GAICD, PhD (Health Economics), MSc, BA (Hons), AFCHSM, CHM, is the Chief Executive Officer of the Guidelines and Economists Network International (GENI); Principal Management Consultant, Health Economics and Funding Reforms; and Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.

    A priority of Kathryn’s current work as CEO, GENI involves value-based health Ccare (VBHC), the COVID-19 pandemic and implications for activity based funding (ABF) policy. Kathryn has over 25 years working in senior roles in government, private and not-for-profit sectors including Federal and State Governments, Victorian hospitals, Canadian Royal Commission, GENI and as a consultant. She held leadership roles in health policy, risk adjustment reforms of ABF and funding negotiations, hospital and government administration and translational research in medicine and economics. She advised the Australian Parliament through participating in 18 Senate Inquiries, including the COVID-19 Senate Inquiry and Senate Committee Public Hearings on the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Inquiry during 2020.

    She undertook an Independent Hospital Pricing Authority consultancy with PwC on ABF reforms. During 2016 Kathryn conducted workshops across Australia on ABF, VBHC and Council of Australian Governments funding reforms involving five jurisdictions. She worked with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, Australian National University and Australian Capital Territory Health on National Pandemic Planning for the National Health and Medical Research Council. She was awarded the Australian Institute of Company Directors Scholarship - 2019 Australian Institute of Company Directors International Company-Directors Course graduating in 2020. She is Editorial Board member, Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation Journal. She is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences and has 50 publications. Her ABF risk adjustment reform work is published in three editions of European Journal of Health Economics.

    The impact of COVID-19 on value-based health care

    Friday 6 May 2022, 00:50 - 00:55 AEST (UTC+10)

    The impact of COVID-19 on value-based health care

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