College President Dr Neale Fong visited New Zealand earlier this week. On 14 Mar 2023, he met with Margi Apa, CEO Te Whatu Ora (Health NZ) to discuss how ACHSM can partner with Te Whatu Ora and Te Aka Whai Ora to provide a competency framework and professional career pathway for health system leaders that supports members to grow and develop in their health management career and through lifelong learning. ACHSM – Aotearoa, the New Zealand Branch of ACHSM, was thankful for this opportunity. Cathy Cooney, ACHSM – Aotearoa President, said, 'We are very appreciative of this opportunity to spend time with Margi and for her warm interest and support of the role that the College, and the ACHSM – Aotearoa Branch, can contribute to developing and nurturing sector leaders at all levels in the system as Te Whatu Ora and Te Aka Whai Ora progress the implementation of the Pae Ora Act (2022).' Cathy Cooney, ACHSM – Aotearoa President; Margi Apa, CEO Te Whatu Ora (Health NZ); Brian Emery, Kaumatua; Dr Neale Fong, President ACHSM and Paula Murray, ACHSM Council Member Dr Neale Fong (ACHSM President) and Brian Emery, Kaumatua, greeting each other with a hongi (Māori greeting).