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Allied Health Improvement Group Meeting - 25-26 October 2011


Tuesday, 25 October 2011 - Wednesday, 26 October 2011

Meeting Code

Novotel Brisbane
200 Creek Street

Please Register your delegates by 1 October 2011.

Delegate Registrations may be cancelled up to 18 October 2011, with a full credit of monies paid. After that date, no credits are possible. However, you may substitute a different person for those registered at any time. Hotel and airfare arrangements are separate and may have different policies regarding cancellations and name changes. Please contact them directly.

For catering purposes please select which Sessions you are planning to attend as below:

Package 1 – AM 25 Oct – NAHBC Only

Package 2 – AM 25 Oct – New Member Session

Package 3 – 25-26 Oct – COMBINED NAHBC & HRT-AHBG          A$200 (+GST)

Package 4 – 6.30pm 25 Oct – Dinner (optional)                              A$70 (+GST)


Note: Delegates are responsible for making their own accommodation and travel/flight arrangements. If you require accommodation you must book before 24 September. Requests for accommodation after this date will be subject to the Hotel's availability. Please see Accommodation information below.

For further information please contact Wojciech Korczynski



Tuesday  25 October 2011


8.30 – 9.00am

Arrival Tea & Coffee & NAHBC Registration


9.00 – 10.30am

NAHBC Business Meeting (NAHBC Members only)


10.30 – 10.45am

Morning Tea


10.45 – 12.30pm

NAHBC Business Meeting continued

New Members Session:

Allied Health Data and Reports Explanation + Intro to The Health Roundtable


12.30 – 1.30pm

Lunch (HRT-AHBG and NAHBC combined) + Registration HRT-AHBG


1.30  – 3.00pm

Review of 2010/2011 NAHBC & HRT- HBG Data & New Reports

  • Overview of Allied Health Data for 2010/2011 & New Reports
  • High, Low Comparisons – discussing variations with your colleagues
  • Special Interest Group Discussions around the data & reports
  • Allied Health Activity Based Costing Project


3.00    3.30pm

Afternoon Tea


3.30    4.00pm

Showcasing Innovation:

  • Progress from 2010 Aim statements + Outcome measures


4.00    5.00pm

Small group discussion on Aim statement progress



Dinner (optional)Augustine’s Restaurant, 40 George Street, Brisbane

Note: 1.3 km walk



Wednesday 26 October 2011

COMBINED NAHBC & HRT-AHBG Workshop – Workforce Management

8.30 – 9.00am

Arrival Tea & Coffee

9.00 – 10.30am

Thought starter presentations on Workforce Management Issues

  • Special Guest Speaker – To be advised
  • Activity Based Funding Reforms
  • New Models of care

10.30 – 10.45am

Morning Tea

10.45 – 11.30am





Special Interest Topics Posters:

Health services to provide a brief poster (using the PowerPoint template provided) on one of the topics and how they are being addressed:

  • Activity Based Funding Reforms
  • Coding of Allied Health/Costing Allied Health activity
  • New models of care/workforce
  • Staffing (especially out of hours)

11.30 – 12.45pm

Special Interest Topic Discussions:

Split up into small groups to review topics

12.45 – 1.30pm


1.30 – 2.15pm

Action Planning:

What ideas can we begin to implement in our Health Service?

(Includes feasibility screening and development of Aims Statements)

Discussion & Sharing of Aim Statements.

2.15 – 2.45pm

Next Steps & Planning for Next Year + Meeting Close

2.45 – 3.00pm

Afternoon Tea

3.00 – 4.00pm

Optional Session: Managing Change when Change is Hard – Pieter Walker





Accommodation & Flight Arrangements

Delegates are responsible for making their own accommodation and travel/flight arrangements.

The Novotel Brisbane has set aside rooms for the nights of 24 and 25 October 2011 for The Health Roundtable at the Conference rate of $219.00 (inc GST) room only, per room per night.  

To receive this rate, Delegates should call Reservations on +61 (0)7 3309 3309, then select 1 for reservations and mention THE HEALTH ROUNDTABLE Block Booking.

To reserve one of these rooms please book before 24 September 2011.

Requests for accommodation after this date will be subject to availability and pricing at the time of booking.