Dr Tony Sherbon
Tony is a strategic advisor to The PSC, and brings a wealth of experience from a distinguished career in healthcare leadership to support our impact in Australia.
Former head of Department in both South Australia and Australian Capital Territory, Tony has brought about major strategic change against a range of policy priorities.
As foundation CEO of the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, he led the implementation of the National Health Reform Agreement, establishing consistent activity-based funding arrangements across the Commonwealth. In his prior role as deputy CEO at the Health Reform Transition Office, he developed the national Performance and Accountability Framework and contributed to the National Health Reform Agreement. He also provided input to National Health Performance Authority legislation and Independent Hospital Pricing Authority legislation.
Tony has led Local Area Health Services in Illawarra and Northern Rivers where he had overall strategic and operational responsibility for the health system, including multiple acute hospitals, a range of community services and partnerships with NGOs.