These exclusive 'cuppa' events will see ACHSM members and guests able to interact on an intimate level with Chief Executives, asking them the probing questions and the potential to advance their careers through networking. These events are hosted by the CEO's, in their own boardrooms, at their respective workplace.
Cuppa with the Chief is now OPEN for registration for ACHSM Members and non-members, but places are limited. Anyone interested in learning more about ACHSM activities and membership is encouraged to register.
Prof Neale Fong, Chairman of WA Country Health Service Board & Bethesda Health Care, President of ACHSM will speak about his career journey in health management, and in particular as a senior leader. There will also be time for a Q&A session.
Regional guests can register and participate in this event through video conference. Please select the video conference option on the registration page.
Date: Friday 14 December 2018
About the speaker
Time: 7.00am - 8.15am
Venue: WA Country Health Service, Ningaloo Room
189 Wellington St, Perth 6000
Attendee fees INC GST
ACHSM Member: $20
Dr Neale Fong is a registered medical practitioner with over 30 years’ experience in medical and health care delivery and leadership roles. His strengths lie in reform and change management, developing strategic direction for healthcare organisations and leading over the entire spectrum of health policy and operational issues.
He is the Chairman for the WA Country Health Service, Chairman of Bethesda Health Care, and Chairman of the Ministerial Council for Suicide Prevention. He consults to Curtin University in the establishment of WA’s third medical school and holds a Professor of Healthcare Leadership role. He has current consulting engagements with a number of government and health-related companies.
Neale is a former Director General of the Department of Health (WA) and was the Project Lead to Health Workforce Australia in developing Australia’s first Health Leadership Capability Framework.
Neale holds Masters degrees in Business Administration and Theological Studies, and Bachelor degrees in Medicine and Surgery. He is National President of the Australasian College of Health Services Management, and a National Board Director for the College.
Outside of the health industry, Neale was the Chairman of the WA Football Commission for 10 years, responsible for managing and growing Australian Rules Football in WA.
This presentation covers the following domains and skills from our Master Health Service Management Competency Framework.
Health systems and organisations
To know more about our competency framework, visit: achsm.org.au/myskills
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