Health Sector Group (HSG)

Sector overview
  • Australia’s health system is a multifaceted network of public and private providers, settings, participants and supporting mechanisms that maintain the health and wellbeing of Australians.
  • Services provided by the sector include private hospitals, general practitioner services, insurance, medicines, blood products, ambulance and medical goods supply.
  • Other sectors are reliant on this sector for the health and wellbeing of employees and the community.
Key Stakeholders
  • The Australian Government
  • Peak industry bodies
  • Owners and operators of health critical infrastructure
  • Producers and distributors of medical products and equipment
Key Assets and Infrastructure
  • Hospitals, primary and community centres and private practices

The Health Sector Group receives secretariat support from the Department of Health.