Graeme Prior is one of the founding Directors of Hall & Prior Residential Health & Aged Care Group and has been CEO since 1997. H&P provides care to approximately 1,800 high care residential clients and 1,000 community clients in Western Australia and New South Wales. Hall & Prior employ over 2,000 dedicated staff.
Graeme maintains an active leadership role in industry and government activities, including:
Graeme has previously been a Director & Independent Chairman for the Aged Care Industry IT Company (ACIITC), a member of the ACFI industry reference group, and a Past President and Board member of the Aged Care Association Australia-Western Australia (ACAA-WA), a member of the Curtin Aged Care Advisory Group, was on the Expert Panel for the National Evidence Based Aged Care Unit (NEBACU) at Adelaide University, and a founding member of the Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease Research and Care in Western Australia.
Graeme is a Member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and a Fellow of the Australian Taxation Institute and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management.
Graeme has a strong vision for the future of the aged and community care sector and the role that the business community can play in achieving this. He is passionate about improving the quality of aged care services through education, workforce enablement, and the use of technology to implement evidence based practice and evidence based policy outcomes. He is particularly passionate about the need for knowledge creation to ensure better evaluation, planning and delivery of care services.