The Health Ministerial Advisory Council (Health MAC) - ended 31 March 2016

Page last updated: 28 April 2016

The former Health Ministerial Advisory Council (Health MAC) provided advice to the Health Ministers about opportunities to reduce the impact of regulation and red tape on health sector stakeholders. The Health MAC had a role in considering and providing advice on potential health reforms and other key policy matters. The functions of the Health MAC have been absorbed into existing stakeholder mechanisms within the Health portfolio.

The Health MAC had 11 members comprising a Chair, Deputy Chair and 9 other members. All members brought with them a wide range of experience in the issues relating to the Health Industry.

The Health MAC members were:

The Minister for Health and Minister for Sport

Deputy Chair:
The Minister for Rural Health

Dr David Rosengren
Mr Glenn Keys
Professor John Horvath AO
Dr Michael Harrison
Associate Professor Noel Hayman
Dr Sheilagh Cronin
Hon Rob Knowles AO
Mr Rohan Mead
Ms Rhonda White
Vacant Position

The Health MAC was supported by the Health MAC Secretariat in the department's Regulatory Reform Unit.