Are you a motivated team player looking to join a dynamic, results-driven government agency? At the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority we foster a collaborative culture where individuals who demonstrate a strong team ethic are highly valued.

Our values of transparency, respect, integrity, independence, fairness, accuracy and accountability create the perfect environment for individuals who are looking to maintain and grow their professional capabilities and intellectual capital.

If this sounds like you, browse our Current vacancies below.

Current vacancies

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Executive Director, Policy and Classification
Job posting: 19 April 2018 - Closing date: 10 May 2018

Sydney, NSW

The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority is seeking confident and motivated individuals looking to make a difference to health care in Australia. The successful candidate will lead a team responsible for:

  • Leading the development and implementation of the key policies that underpin IHPA’s work program, including the development of the National Efficient Price (NEP) and National Efficient Cost (NEC) Determinations.
  • Oversight of  the public submission processes for key IHPA publications, such as the draft Pricing Framework and Work Program;
  • The development and maintenance of classification systems for all hospital activities, including the development of new classifications for non-admitted services.
  • Representing IHPA on a range of national committees and conferences as required
  • Liaison with all nine Australian governments and a range of national stakeholders over the strategic development of ABF in Australia.

Application process

Job vacancies are advertised on the APS website. Applications must be submitted to the Department of Health. Further information about submitting a job application is included in the position description for a job vacancy. IHPA recommends reading the information in the useful links section on this page before submitting an application.

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