All eyes on Dr Bloomfield

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All eyes on Dr Bloomfield

Virginia
McMillan
Ashley Bloomfield
Ashley Bloomfield says leadership at the Ministry of Health is not about command and control, but convene and collaborate

Incorrect figures appeared in the 2017 Budget documents, disputes between staff and Canterbury DHB were aired publicly, and a DHB chief executive’s personal spending of public funds went undetected. Can the Ministry of Health recover from recent lows? Virginia McMillan meets the new boss

Rumour and dismay have been rife in recent years when health pro­fessionals talked about the Ministry of Health. Recur­ring themes were low morale,