Review of Clinical Costing System

Project Type - Service costing

Description

The Department of Human Services Victoria engaged consultants to undertake a review of the Transition Clinical Costing system implemented at the Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre.  The objective of the review was to assess the cost effectiveness of the use of this system in product costing and management information reporting and resource management, including a comparison with known alternative patient costing systems and platforms. The project involved undertaking an assessment of three major alternative clinical costing systems; assessment of distributor and platform options for each solution; and an assessment of the ability of candidate options to enhance or complement existing reporting systems. Lilian Lazarevic was the Project Management for this assignment whilst Director of Healthcare Management Advisors.