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MNCLHD Governing Board

Local decision making is at the forefront of how the Mid North Coast Local Health District (MNCLHD) functions, led by a professional Governing Board and Chief Executive. The Chief Executive works closely with the Governing Board to ensure the MNCLHD delivers consistently high patient care, supported by enhanced local input from clinicians and the community.

The MNCLHD is chaired by Mr Warren Grimshaw AM and Governing Board Members who bring a wealth of experience and local knowledge to the management of the organisation.

Warren Grimshaw AM -  MNCLHD Governing Board Chair

Mr Warren Grimshaw AM – Chair

Dr John Barrett

Dr John Barrett

Dr Stephen Begbie

Dr Stephen Begbie

Dr Richard Buss 1

Dr Richard Buss

David Kennedy

David Kennedy 

Neville Parsons

Neville Parsons

Neil Porter

Neil Porter

Janine Reed

Janine Reed

Elizabeth Ruthnam

Elizabeth Ruthnam

Jan Ryan

Jan Ryan

Dr Joanna Sutherland

Dr Joanna Sutherland

 

The Health District Board and Chief Executive are responsible for:

  • Improving local patient outcomes and responding to issues that arise throughout our Local Health District.
  • Monitoring the performance of our Local Health District against performance measures in the LHD Service Agreement.
  • Delivering services and performance standards within an agreed budget, based on annual strategic and operating plans. This forms the basis of our Local Health District Service Agreement.
  • Ensuring services are provided efficiently and accountably. Production of Annual Reports that are subject to State financial accountability and audit frameworks.
  • Maintaining effective communication with local and State public health stakeholders.