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20 March 2018

Doug Symonds, Medtronic Australasia | Healthcare Economics & Reimbursement | PHI Relations

Attending the Australian Private Hospitals Association (APHA) Congress 2018

Medtronic Macquarie-000598

Tenure with Medtronic: 9 ½ years

What motivates you to work in the ANZ medtech industry? Working collaboratively to ensure Australians have access to new, innovative technology that will make to a difference to their life.

Why are you attending the Meeting? An opportunity to discuss policy issues and practical steps to improve patient access to medical technology and improve the value of PHI.

What are you looking forward to most at the Meeting? Hearing speakers present their thoughts on how to put the patient at the centre of care.

Which area of the program interests you most? The discussion on low value vs high value care.

By this time next year, what matter relating to healthcare would you like to see solved and/or part of public conversation? Further discussion on value based healthcare – putting the patient at the centre of care – does offer the best pathway for the healthcare community to improve patient outcomes, while focusing on the sustainability of healthcare into the future.

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