Independent Oversight Committee

The Sustainable Health Review Independent Oversight Committee (IOC) will oversee and guide the health system as it works to implement the Sustainable Health Review (SHR).

The Committee will play a pivotal role working with WA Health to ensure the intent of the SHR is brought to life as the system embeds the change required.

Sustainable Health Independent Oversight Committee

Professor Hugo Mascie-Taylor (Chair) - Former Medical Director of the NHS Confederation; Medical Director of Monitor; Executive Medical Director Leeds Teaching Hospitals; and Trust Special Administrator of Mid-Staffordshire Foundation Trust.

Dr Richard Choong - Clinical Representative – General Practitioner, WA Primary Health Alliance Board Chair, Chair of Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited and past president of the Australian Medical Association (WA).

Ms Margaret Doherty - Consumer Advocate - Founder and conveyor of Mental Health Matters 2, current member of the WA Mental Health Advisory Council and mental health advocate and consumer representative on a number of other committees.

Ms Meredith Hammat - Employee Advocate - has an extensive history representing Western Australian worker and is the current Secretary of Unions WA.  Employee nominee on the Sustainable Health Review Panel between 2017-2019.

Mr Tim Marney –. Former Western Australian Under Treasurer for close to a decade; Mental Health Commissioner for Western Australia for more than five years with wide-ranging experience in economics, finance and human services.

Ms Lesley Nelson – Regional and Non-Government Representative – has held executive positions in the Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation in both WA and NSW and current Chief Executive Officer of South West Aboriginal Medical Service.

Ms Elizabeth Prime - Clinical Representative - Director of Nursing at the Joondalup Health Campus, Adjunct Associate Professor at Curtin University, Nursing, midwifery and Paramedicine and member of the Australian College of Nursing.

Professor Fiona Wood - WA health system clinical representative - Professor Wood is one of Australia’s most innovative and respected surgeons and researchers, who has pioneered research and technology development in burns medicine. Her many positions include Director of the Burns Service of Western Australia.

Last reviewed: 01-10-2019