APPENDIX 1

Submissions and additional information received by the Committee

Submissions

1 Parkinson's Australia 
2 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority 
3 Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association 
4 Synstrat Group 
5 Mr Shaun Gath 
6 Dr Kang Kim 
7 NSW Council of Social Service (plus an attachment)
8 Optometry Australia 
9 Royal Australian College of General Practitioners 
10 HCF 
11 Royal Australasian College of Physicians 
12 Breast Cancer Network Australia 
13 Medibank 
14 Exercise & Sports Science Australia  
15 Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 
16 Australian Association of Practice Management 
17 Consumers Health Forum of Australia 
18 Private Healthcare Australia 
19 Commonwealth Ombudsman 
20 Toothpaste Dental 
21 Mr Peter Carroll 
22 Name Withheld 
23 Dr Gavin Lenz 
24 nib health funds limited 
25 Australasian Academy of Paediatric Dentistry 
26 Australian Society of Orthodontists 
27 Confidential
28 Dr Laura Latis and Dr Valery Truhin 
29 Confidential
30 Mr Richard Cook 
31 Ms Chitra Rao 
32 Name Withheld 
33 Mr Mark Nathan 
34 Dr Ross Bastiaan 
35 Ms Meryl Angove 
36 Dr Jonathon Munro 
37 Dr Claire Wilson 
38 Dr Kyung Kim 
39 Mrs Darina Nirmalann 
40 Dr Pantea Makhmalbaf 
41 Council of Procedural Specialists 
42 Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric Dentistry 
43 Bupa 
44 Carers NSW 
45 Dietitians Association of Australia 
46 CUA Health 
47 Rural Doctors Association of Australia 
48 National Rural Health Alliance 
49 Public Health Association of Australia 
50 Haemophilia Foundation Australia 
51 Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricans and Gynaecologists 
52 Allied Health Professions Australia 
53 Australian Salaried Medical Officers' Federation 
54 Cancer Council Australia 
55 Lynch Syndrome Australia 
56 Australian Psychological Society 
57 Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists 
58 Australian Medical Association 
59 Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations and National Association of People with HIV Australia 
60 Health Care Consumers Assocation 
61 Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health 
62 Johnson & Johnson Medical Pty Ltd 
63 HBF Health Ltd 
64 Pharmacy Guild of Australia 
65 Doctors Reform Society 
66 Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists 
67 Australian Healthcare Reform Alliance 
68 Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 
69 Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 
70 Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation 
71 Australian Society of Ophthalmologists 
72 Grattan Institute 
73 Australian Prudential Regulation Authority 
74 Australian Physiotherapy Association 
75 hirmaa 
76 Australian Society of Anaesthetists 
77 Australian Dental Prosthetists Association Ltd 
78 Association of Independent Retirees 
79 Medical Technology Association of Australia 
80 Australian Private Hospitals Association (plus three attachments)
81 Australian Diagnostic Imaging Association 
82 Wounds Australia 
83 National Association of Specialist Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 
84 People with Disabilities (WA) 
85 Queensland Government 
86 National Seniors Australia  
87 Action Economics 
88 COTA Australia 
89 Alcon 
90 Professor Phillip Clarke & Xinyang Hua 
91 Day Hospitals Australia 
92 Name Withheld 
93 Name Withheld 
94 Name Withheld 
95 Name Withheld 
96 Name Withheld 
97 Name Withheld 
98 Name Withheld 
99 Name Withheld 
100 Name Withheld 
101 Name Withheld 
102 Name Withheld 
103 Name Withheld 
104 Name Withheld 
105 Name Withheld 
106 Dr Marcin Sowa, Dr Joshua Byrnes & Professor Paul Scuffham (plus an attachment)
107 Name Withheld 
108 Name Withheld 
109 Name Withheld 
110 Name Withheld 
111 Name Withheld 
112 Name Withheld 
113 Name Withheld 
114 Confidential
115 Confidential
116 Confidential
117 Confidential
118 Confidential
119 Name Withheld 
120 Council of Presidents of Medical Colleges  
121 Confidential
122 Name Withheld 
123 Confidential
124 Name Withheld 
125 Name Withheld 
126 Name Withheld 
127 Department of Health (plus two attachments)
128 Name Withheld 
129 Name Withheld 
130 Name Withheld
131 Name Withheld 
132 Name Withheld 
133 Confidential
134 Name Withheld 
135 Name Withheld 
136 Name Withheld 
137 Name Withheld 
138 Name Withheld 
139 Name Withheld 
140 Name Withheld 
141 Name Withheld 
142 Name Withheld 
143 Name Withheld 
144 Name Withheld 
145 Name Withheld 
146 Name Withheld 
147 Name Withheld 
148 Name Withheld 
149 Name Withheld 
150 Name Withheld 
151 Name Withheld 
152 Name Withheld 
153 Name Withheld 
154 Name Withheld 
155 Name Withheld 
156 Name Withheld 
157 Name Withheld 
158 Name Withheld 
159 Name Withheld 
160 Name Withheld 
161 Name Withheld 
162 Confidential
163 Name Withheld 
164 Name Withheld 
165 Name Withheld 
166 Name Withheld 
167 Confidential
168 Name Withheld 
169 Name Withheld 
170 Name Withheld (plus three attachments)
171 Confidential
172 Confidential
173 Name Withheld 
174 Confidential
175 Name Withheld 
176 Name Withheld 
177 Painaustralia 
178 Name Withheld 
179 Name Withheld 
180 Name Withheld 
181 Confidential
182 Name Withheld 
183 Name Withheld 
184 Name Withheld 
185 Confidential
186 Name Withheld 
187 Name Withheld 
188 Name Withheld 
189 Biotronik Australia Pty Ltd 
190 Ramsay Health Care 
191 Confidential
192 Name Withheld 
193 Name Withheld 
194 Name Withheld 
195 Name Withheld 
196 Confidential
197 Name Withheld 
198 Confidential
199 Name Withheld 
200 Name Withheld 
201 Confidential
202 Name Withheld 
203 Name Withheld 
204 Confidential
205 Name Withheld 
206 Name Withheld 
207 Choice (plus an attachment)
208 Name Withheld 
209 Name Withheld 
210 Name Withheld 
211 Name Withheld 
212 Name Withheld 
213 Name Withheld 
214 Name Withheld 
215 Name Withheld 
216 Name Withheld (plus an attachment)
217 Queensland Consumers Association 
218 Name Withheld 
219 Name Withheld 
220 Mr Gordon Gregory 
221 Private Health Insurance Intermediaries Association 
222 Australian Dental Association 
Adverse comment response from Whitecoat
223 Name Withheld 
224 Name Withheld 
225 Name Withheld 
226 Name Withheld 
227 Name Withheld 
228 Name Withheld 
229 Name Withheld 
230 Name Withheld 
231 Name Withheld 
232 Name Withheld 
233 Name Withheld 
234 Name Withheld 
235 Name Withheld 
236 Confidential
237 Palliative Care Australia Incorporated 
238 Catholic Health Australia 
239 Name Withheld 
240 Name Withheld 
241 Name Withheld 
242 Name Withheld 
243 Name Withheld 
244 Name Withheld 
245 Name Withheld 
246 Name Withheld 
247 Confidential
248 Name Withheld 
249 Occupational Therapy Australia Limited 
250 Name Withheld 
251 Name Withheld 
252 Name Withheld 
253 Name Withheld 
254 Name Withheld 
255 Name Withheld 
256 Name Withheld 
257 Name Withheld 
258 The Australasian Academy of Dento-Facial Aesthetics (AADFA) 
259 Name Withheld 
260 Confidential
261 Confidential
262 Confidential
263 Name Withheld 
264 Name Withheld 
265 Ms Donna McGrath 
266 Name Withheld 
267 Name Withheld (plus an attachment)
268 Name Withheld 
269 Name Withheld 
270 Name Withheld 
271 Name Withheld 
272 Name Withheld 
273 Name Withheld 
274 Name Withheld (plus an attachment)
275 Name Withheld 
276 Name Withheld 
277 Name Withheld 
278 Name Withheld 
279 Name Withheld 
280 Name Withheld 
281 Name Withheld 
282 Name Withheld 
283 Name Withheld 
284 Mr David Maguire 
285 Name Withheld 
286 Name Withheld 
287 Mr Keith Bettany 
288 Name Withheld 
289 Name Withheld 
290 Confidential
291 Name Withheld 
292 Confidential
293 Name Withheld

Additional Information

1 National Rural Health Alliance's opening statement from 31 October 2017 public hearing, from National Rural Health Alliance, received 13 November 2017
2 Information responding to statements made in submissions, submission responses and answers to questions on notice, from Australian Dental Association, received 28 November 2017

Answers to Questions on Notice

1 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 5 July public hearing, received from Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association, 19 July 2017
2 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 5 July public hearing, received from hirmaa, 17 August 2017
3 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 5 July public hearing, received from Medibank, 18 August 2017
4 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 5 July public hearing, received from Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 18 August 2017
5 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 5 July public hearing, received from Commonwealth Ombudsman, 18 August 2017
6 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 31 October public hearing, received from Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 16 November 2017
7 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 31 October public hearing, received from HCF, 16 November 2017
8 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 31 October public hearing, received from Australian Private Hospitals Association, 17 November 2017
9 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 31 October public hearing, received from Australian Dental Association, 17 November 2017
10 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 31 October public hearing and written Questions on Notice, received from Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, 17 November 2017
11 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 31 October public hearing and written Questions on Notice, received from Bupa, 17 November 2017
12 Answers to Questions taken on Notice during 31 October public hearing and written Questions on Notice, received from Department of Health, 27 November 2017
13 Answers to written Questions on Notice, received from Grattan Institute, 11 November 2017
14 Answers to written Questions on Notice, received from Private Healthcare Australia, 16 November 2017
15 Answers to written Questions on Notice, received from Consumers Health Forum of Australia, 17 November 2017
16 Answers to written Questions on Notice, received from Australian Medical Association, 20 November 2017
17 Answers to written Questions on Notice, received from Medical Technology Association of Australia, 20 November 2017
18 Answers to written Questions on Notice, received from Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 7 December 2017

Tabled Documents

1 Medibank - Our Value to Customers and the Health System, tabled by Medibank Private, at Canberra public hearing, 5 July 2017
2 Rebate Disparity Case Study, tabled by Australian Dental Association, at Sydney public hearing, 31 October 2017
3 Average income per operating list ($) for Australian Private Day Surgery, tabled by Australasian Academy of Paediatric Dentistry, at Sydney public hearing, 31 October 2017

Correspondence

1 Information, from Australian Taxation Office, received 28 July 2017
2 Information, from Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals, received 28 July 2017
3 Information, from Prostheses List Advisory Committee, received 2 August 2017

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