Lead investigators of the PCHSS

About the NHMRC Partnership Centre for Health System Sustainability

The NHMRC Partnership Centre for Health System Sustainability (PCHSS) is hosted by the Australian Institute of Health Innovation at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. A collaborative research network of 17 lead investigators, 20 expert advisors, and over 40 system implementation partners from across the country, the PCHSS is committed to generating and disseminating research to improve the performance of the health system so that it delivers care efficiently and effectively over the long term.


The PCHSS Winter 2023 Newsletter is out now! In this edition, we cover new research on Vitamin D testing, telehealth, cardiovascular disease management, as well as recent awards and showcase highlights.

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The Office for Health and Medical Research is seeking a a driven Policy Officer with highly developed data analytics skills, who is passionate about problem solving & applying their skills in data cleansing, manipulation & visualisation/analysis: https://jobs.health.nsw.gov.au/moh-int/jobs/policy-officer-and-data-analyst-232574

Thank you to the panel, who discussed a National Policy Roadmap for AI in Healthcare this morning, at the @TheInstituteDH http://AI.Care conference in Melbourne.
@EnricoCoiera @karinv @ElizabethDeveny Neville Board Tracey Duffy @TGAgovau @FarahMagrabi @dhansen35

Congratulations Dr @AshNChauhan on receiving the @Macquarie_Uni Early Career Researcher Impact Award. Your research improving care for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds is highly practical and delivers value to communities.

Our Research Areas



The three numbers you need to know about healthcare: the 60-30-10 Challenge

Braithwaite J, Glasziou P, Westbrook J. 2020. BMC Medicine.


Waste in COVID-19 research

Glasziou P, Sander S, Hoffman T. 2020. The BMJ.

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The falling growth in the use of private hospitals in Australia

Bai T, Méndez S, Scott A, Yong J. 2020. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research.


Changes in medication administration error rates associated with the introduction of electronic medication systems in hospitals: a multisite controlled before and after study

Westbrook J, Sunderland NS, Woods A, Raban M, Gates P, Li L. 2020. BMJ Health & Care Informatics.

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