Minister of health Tony RyallTuesday 21 December 2010, 11:33AM
Media release from minister of health Tony Ryall
Health Minister Tony Ryall has announced several appointments and
reappointments to health sector boards.
Mrs Gay Shirley has been appointed to the Waikato District Health
Board, replacing Mr Gordon Chesterman, who resigned shortly after
the recent elections.
Mr Jamie Simpson of Christchurch has been appointed to the Alcohol
Advisory Council of New Zealand (ALAC) and Ms Anne Hobby has been
Mr Alastair Scott and Ms Pip Dunphy have been reappointed to the
Crown Health Financing Agency (CHFA), and Mr Scott has been
Mrs Ingrid Collins of Gisborne and Mr Murray Burns of Carterton
have been appointed to the CHFA.
Dr Peter Foley has been appointed as Deputy Chair of the Health
Quality and Safety Commission.
Mr Ryall thanks John Anderson for his chairmanship of the CHFA over
the past three years and Mrs June McCabe for her membership over
the past two years.
Mr Ryall also acknowledged Mr Chesterman's service to Waikato DHB,
and wished him well in his new role as Deputy Mayor of