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Connecting medical professionals to improve patient care.

About Us

At HeathCombined, we believe a better-connected healthcare network can facilitate collaboration, streamline patient access to care and improve clinical efficiencies. Our growing network of leading professionals are already uniting the medical community across Australia. Your HealthCombined profile provides access to a powerful communication network, connecting you with doctors across all specialty areas. HealthCombined offers simple tools for easy referrals, effortless knowledge sharing and secure medical discussion on a single, easy-to-use platform.

Our Mission

We know that people are wired to connect. We work better in communities, sharing each other’s knowledge and experience. At HealthCombined we’re working to better connect the medical community, so you can effortless share information and collaborate to provide patients the best possible care.

Our Experience

Our co-founders include doctors, nurses and medical experts, each with over 25 years’ experience in the industry - as well as leading software developers. The drive behind our team is a genuine passion to help improve the quality of healthcare in Australia.

Our Supporters

We thank our growing network of supporters, who believe in our mission and are helping us connect the medical community. These include Heart Care Partners, ICON Cancer Care, and Cardiovascular Clinics to name but a few. We thank them for their valuable content and on-going support and we invite you to join them.

Our Team

Our team collectively brings a wealth of expertise and experience within the healthcare industry and a shared goal of providing better solutions for doctors.

Anthony Schwarzenecker
Anthony Schwarzenecker
CEO - Co-Founder
Dr Vincent Deen
Dr Vincent Deen
Medical Director & Co-Founder
Shane Bassett
Shane Bassett
Co-Founder & Head of Marketing
Vince Deen
Vince Deen
Customer Engagement Manager

Our Medical Advisory Board

HealthCombined has enlisted the support of an expert panel of advisors to guide our services. This ensures we’re delivering a solution that responds to the needs of the medical industry.

Professor Victoria Brazil

Professor Victoria Brazil

Emergency Physician

Victoria Brazil is Professor of Emergency Medicine and Director of Simulation at the Gold Coast Health Service, and at Bond University Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine. Victoria’s main focus is improving patient care by connecting doctors to educational content through healthcare simulation and novel learning platforms. Victoria is a social media enthusiast and believes networking platforms can play an important role in physician education. She is co-producer of Simulcast (Simulationpodcast.com)

Dr Caroline Yates

Dr Caroline Yates

General Practitioner

Caroline Yates is a General Practitioner with over 15 years’ experience in metropolitan clinics, Northern Territory, Christmas and the Cocos Island.  Currently working in isolated communities with the RFDS, Caroline understands the challenges of remote Medicine. Caroline is a GP Clinical Educator, working on Referral pathways within Queensland Health.

Dr Meroula Richardson

Dr Meroula Richardson

Cardiologist

Dr Meroula Richardson is a cardiologist with subspecialty training in heart failure and cardiac transplant. She has held appointments as a cardiologist to the Heart and Lung Replacement service at the Alfred hospital, Melbourne, and founding member of the Heart Failure Service at the Alfred. Since 2010 she has worked as a Heart failure specialist at Cabrini hospital in Melbourne.

Dr James Morton

Dr James Morton

Haematologist

Dr James Morton is a Haematologist at Icon Cancer Care. Dr Morton’s particular clinical interests include leukaemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, stem cell transplantation and clinical apheresis. In 2015, Dr Morton received Australia Day honours for his “significant service to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, and to medicine in the field of oncology.”

Dr Stephen Pavia

Dr Stephen Pavia

Cardiologist

Dr Stephen Pavia is a Cardiologist sub-specialising in Electrophysiology and Pacing. He is a senior partner of Heart Care Queensland, part of the Genesis Care group at the Wesley Hospital. Dr Pavia is passionate about improving clinical outcomes and creating a better patient experience through digital technology and medical innovation. He manages the largest remote device monitoring clinic in Australia.