Susan is the Chief Executive for Hospitals South in the Tasmanian Health Service (THS). Susan is responsible for providing overall strategic leadership, governance and direction to the services across Hospitals South. Her previous role was the Statewide Executive Director of Nursing & Midwifery for the THS.
Susan’s diverse experience in Victoria and Queensland in both public and private healthcare, facilitates and strengthens the implementation of new models of practice and care, as well as promoting greater cross collaboration, workforce flexibility, and consumer and stakeholder engagement.
As an experienced senior leader in strategic and operational management of health services, Susan has held previous senior roles in regulation, education, directorships, policy, and project management and has returned to Tasmania where she grew up and initially undertook her nursing education and training.