A series of online panel discussions to facilitate knowledge sharing and mutual learning between healthcare service providers in Australia and New Zealand

September 2020

Pandemic awareness and effective collaboration

  1. Maintaining pandemic awareness over the coming years and preparing for an incremental resurgence of international travel
    ➜ synopsis | ➜ video | ➜ full transcript
  2. Establishing effective long-term collaboration patterns with the providers of managed isolation and quarantine services and other non-healthcare organisations
    ➜ synopsis | ➜ recording | ➜ full transcript
  3. Responsiveness in a highly dynamic context with significant variability in local priorities and practices depending on the latest local pandemic status, with a mix of strategies
    ➜ synopsis | ➜ video | ➜ full transcript

The discussions touched on the following themes:

➜ overview of the panellists’ perspectives on these themes


Alison Verhoeven,
Chief Executive, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association

Vic Crone,
CEO, Callaghan Innovation & Policy Group Member, ANZ Leadership Forum

Prof Michael Baker,
Public Health & Director, Health Env. Infection Research, University of Otago

Kerri Nuku,
Kaiwhakahaere (CEO), New Zealand Nurses Organisation

Prof Judy McGregor,
Chair, Waitemata DHB

Claire Hewat,
CEO, Allied Health Professions Australia

Bill Bowtell AO,
Adjunct Professor, University of New South Wales

Thijs de Blok,
Senior Advisor, Buurtzorg (Japan / APAC / Netherlands)