Consultant Gig #901–Sydney–Primary Health Care–Subject Matter Expert

Prepare a business case for a trial of an alternative, patient-centric model of primary care adjacent to a residential aged care (RAC) and retirement village (RV) operation in the Mid-North Coast of NSW.

Key Deliverables:

For this Mid-North Coast location:

  1. Develop an understanding of how GP services are delivered into the RAC/RV complex today – how many GPs, their revenues
  2. Formulate a “strawman” resident-centric care model e.g. using a patient-centric case management approach
  3. Identify additional revenues and costs for that strawman resident-centric model for each of the parties
  4. Articulate how the model might be implemented
    – GPsWSI RAC – who, how they would operate e.g. rent-in-kind
    – Nurse practitioners
    – Physiotherapists
    – Real estate – what is required, how funded
    – Resident Marketing


Skills and experience required:

  1. In-depth understanding of primary care and roles of GPs, RNs, NPs, Allied health, pharma etc especially in a geriatric/aged care context
  2. Detailed understanding of Medicare and Health fund reimbursement categories
  3. Ability to synthesize financial modelling for each relevant party.



Start Date: Immediate/Negotiable, Duration, 2-weeks 

Location: Negotiable, Sydney preferred
Rate: Daily net rate to the consultant will be AUD $1,200 per day for the right professional 
Close date: No later than Thursday 20th October 2022, 5pm AEST