Speaker Profiles_Janet Quigley

Undergoing practice transformation - practices' experiences of becoming a Health Care Home


This session will include an overview of Health Care Homes practice transformation. Experts from the United States and New Zealand will share their recent experiences citing enablers and challenges. There will also be presentations from stage one Health Care Homes – General Practitioners, Practices Nurses, Practice Managers and representatives from South East Melbourne PHN and Tasmania PHN who will share their experiences so far in transforming to a Health Care Home transformation.

This will be followed by an interactive panel discussion involving transformation experts, the Department of Health and clinicians who will offer insight and explore possible motivators going forward.

Janey Quigley - Bio


Janet Quigley works as the Assistant Secretary, Primary Care, Dental and Palliative Care Branch in the Commonwealth Department of Health.

The Branch’s priorities include:

  • Primary health care reform and the delivery of the stage one trial of Health Care Homes
  • Bilateral agreements with states and territories on coordinated care
  • Supporting the provision of high quality palliative care, and
  • Dental health policy and implementation

Janet has been with the Department of Health since 2000 and has worked in various policy and program areas during this time. Prior to working in the Department of Health, Janet worked with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for 9 years.

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