New permanent boss announced for Metro South health district
Dr Wakefield mentioned Dr Bristow had intensive expertise within the well being administration sector, and would offer a gradual hand for the district.
“He was chief government of the Darling Downs Hospital and Well being Service from its institution in 2012. From 2016 to 2017, Peter was Chief Government of Townsville Hospital and Well being Service earlier than becoming a member of the division to guide Well being Assist Queensland,” Dr Wakefield mentioned.
“Peter has introduced ardour and a give attention to delivering outcomes for individuals to every of these roles.”
Dr Wakefield praised Mr Drummond, saying he made “an amazing distinction to Metro South throughout his time there.”
Dr Bristow formally begins his position on January 20.
Mr Drummond, who was beforehand the chief government of Metro North earlier than being tasked with the stewardship of Metro South, will return to his unique position.
Dr Ayre has since moved to Tasmania, the place he has been the Tasmanian Well being Service’s government director medical providers since August.
Stuart Layt covers well being, science and know-how for the Brisbane Instances. He was previously the Queensland political reporter for AAP.