21 December 2017
The impact of public reporting: Are we making a difference?
2017 was a busy year for the NSW public healthcare system. This winter was particularly busy for hospitals across the state, with unprecedented numbers of emergency department patients, and the year as a whole saw steady increases in the number of admissions to hospital and a relatively stable amount of elective surgical procedures performed.Read More
27 September 2017
Why compare healthcare in NSW internationally?Read More
18 September 2017
Why reporting matters for public safety
Hilary Rowell, BHI’s Director of Strategic Relations, recounts and reflects on BHI’s recent Challenging Ideas seminar with Dr Stephen Duckett.Read More
12 September 2017
Hospital and ambulance data since BHI started reporting
Today we are providing access to more hospital and ambulance performance information than ever before.Read More
08 June 2017
Our Chief Executive, Jean-Frederic Levesque, has been seconded to lead the Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI) – the organisation charged with securing change in clinical care in NSW. Jean-Frederic joined BHI in March 2013 and under his leadership, we have gone from strength to strength – increasing the breadth and depth of public reporting in NSW; diversifying formats used to deliver information; introducing sophisticated data analyses and measurement approaches; and enhancing stakeholder engagement.Read More
02 June 2017
Four years at BHI - reflections from our Chief Executive
Transitions are good times for reflection. As I am preparing to begin a term as Acting Chief Executive of the Agency for Clinical Innovation, I have reflected on the last four years spent at the Bureau of Health Information.Read More
TagsAccessibility and timeliness 4 Ambulance services 2 Appropriateness of healthcare 2 BHI - general 7 BHI general 1 Challenging ideas 1 Chartpack 2 Data 8 Effectiveness of healthcare 2 Efficiency 1 Elective surgery 2 Emergency department 1 Healthcare services 5 Hospital care 4 International data 1 Patient experience 6 Safety and risk 2
Hilary is our Director, Strategic Relations. She has extensive experience of developing policy and strategy around the role of information in improving health and healthcare, mostly in the UK.
Renee Carter is a senior analyst at the Bureau of Health Information. She holds a Masters degree in health and social policy from the London School of Economics and a Doctorate in epidemiology from McGill University.
Lisa Corscadden is a senior researcher at the Bureau of Health Information. She has experience in healthcare research in Australia and Canada, with an interest in measuring equity in healthcare.
Kim is the former Senior Director, Performance Measurement & Reporting at BHI. She has extensive experience in health services research in Australia and internationally.
Jean-Frederic is the former Chief Executive of BHI. He is now Chief Executive of the Agency for Clinical Innovation.