Jenny Hargraves

Jenny Hargraves
  • Category: Guest presenter
  • Job Title: Group Head, Hospitals, Resourcing & Classification
  • Organisation: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
  • Country: Australia

Jenny Hargreaves leads the AIHW's Hospitals, Resourcing and Classifications Group. The Group provides statistical leadership, develops and compiles data, undertakes analyses and disseminates policy-relevant statistical information about hospitals (including on the MyHospitals website), about human and financial resources in the health and welfare sectors, and about health sector performance. As part of her role heading the Group, Ms Hargreaves is Head of the Australian Collaborating Centre for the World Health Organization's Family of International Classifications (a role of the AIHW), and also manages relationships with the National Injury Surveillance Unit, a Collaborating Unit of the AIHW. In the past, Ms Hargreaves was also responsible for the Institute's data and information on Australia's mental health services and palliative care services, and for the Institute’s work to support national development and publication of data and information standards. Prior to joining the AIHW in 1996, she held professional and research positions in communicable disease surveillance at the Department of Health and Ageing, in the Therapeutic Goods Administration and at the Australian National University.