Health Technology Reference Group

Health Technology Reference Group Information

Australia and New Zealand's health care system is complex and has multiple parts. Health Technology Reference Group was convened in recognition of the need to be forward-looking in regard to health technology developments and establishing appropriate mechanisms to review and evaluate technology to promote effective introduction and distribution. Prior to December 2017 the Health Technology Reference Group was convened as HealthPACT. 

Health Technology Reference Group membership comprises the following representatives:

  • a Chair (nominated by CPC)
  • a representative from each State and Territory jurisdiction
  • a representative from the Office of Health Technology Assessment
  • a representative from the New Zealand Ministry of Health
  • a representative from the New Zealand District Health Boards
  • a representative from the Department of Veterans' Affairs
  • a representative from the Therapeutic Goods Administration.

Bulletins Issued by HealthPACT 2009-2017