The Mackay Hospital and Health Service (Mackay HHS) is a high performing HHS focused on future sustainability and building the best regional hospital and health service in Queensland. The HHS services approximately 182,000 people in an area of around 90,000km2 through its eight hospitals, two Multi-Purpose Health Services and two community health services and employs more than 2700 staff. The Mackay Base Hospital is the referral hospital for smaller facilities at Bowen, Dysart, Clermont, Collinsville, Moranbah and Sarina.
The organisation is now seeking to appoint an Executive Director Mental Health, Public Health & Rural Services, reporting directly to the Mackay Hospital and Health Service Chief Executive, for ongoing organisational performance, strategic advice and leadership in the delivery of this portfolio across the Mackay HHS. The position will work with the wider Mackay HHS Executive to ensure comprehensive and joined up services are provided across mental health, public health and rural services, and that these services are well linked with all other services provided by Mackay HHS in the delivery of quality health care to the community, embracing the principles of one HHS.
The Executive Director will also take broad responsibility for safety and quality in healthcare across the portfolio, actively participate in continuous quality and safety improvement activities within the workplace and engage with relevant clinical or non-clinical responsible officers when concerns exist about workplace or patient safety.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate:
We invite qualified candidates to contact Pete Carter on +61 (0)448 729 077 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org for a confidential discussion.
Applications Close: 15/03/2019