Economic Evaluation in Healthcare - PDM1141

Economic Evaluation in Healthcare

Professional development short course

This two day interactive workshop has been designed specifically to provide those in leadership and senior management positions in the complex area of the healthcare industry with a more in-depth understanding of health economics within the Australian healthcare environment, utilising interactive case studies.

No assessment. The workshop will work with the student on 2 case studies that can then be utilised in their environment, whether this be hospital or industry.

Location :

Conference Rooms 1 & 2, Monash Public Health and Preventive Medicine, 553 St Kilda Road Melbourne VIC 3004

The workshops will provide participants with an understanding of:

  • Complexity of the Australian Health Care System
  • A strategic overview of health economics and its use in the Australian healthcare system Funding options
  • Principles in evaluating a hospital service and of economic evaluation
  • Economic evaluations
  • Emerging trends in evaluation
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11 & 12 November 2021


9:30am - 4:30pm


2 Days




Early bird - 4 weeks prior the course:

$550 for 1 day
$1000 for 2 days
students - 50% off
10% off for Monash/Alfred staff & Monash Alumni

Full fee:

$600 for 1 day
$1,100 for 2 days
students - 50% off
10% off for Monash/Alfred staff & Monash Alumni

After completing this course participants will be able to:

  • Understand the Australian Health Care
  • Discuss the health environment and how
    policy is formulated including applied
    thresholds across the world.
  • Identify the major policies/regulations in
    place concerning the reimbursement of
    pharmaceuticals, medical devices and
    prosthesis in Australia.
  • Recognise the principal of scarcity.
  • Understand the concepts of opportunity cost
    and marginal analysis.
  • Explain the importance and principals
    of economic evaluation.
  • Identify when to best use the various types
    of economic evaluation.
  • Assess an economic evaluation – from
    clinical trial to application of the outcomes in
    an economic evaluation.