People

Cohuna District Hospital employs approx. 100 people from within the town and surrounding area. Together, staff work in a team environment to ensure the best possible care and services are delivered and the best possible outcomes are achieved for patients, residents and clients.

  • Senior Management
    • Ben Maw:
      Chief Executive Officer
    • Lynne Sinclair:
      Director of Clinical  Services
  • Board Of Management
    • Adam Dowell:
      Member since July 2017. Community Pharmacist and partner in Cohuna Amcal Pharmacy.
    • Alison Patrick - Chair Clinical Governance Committee:
      Member since July 2017. Registered nurse and midwife, Masters in Business Administration and Professional certificate in Health Systems Management.
    • Anthea Toma:
      Member since July 2018. Bachelor of Law, Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice
    • Deanne Van der Drift - Chair Finance & Physical Resources Committee:
      Member since July 2015. Member of IPA, Bachelor of Accounting and Masters in Commerce.
    • Jean Sutherland - Chairperson of the Board of Management:
      Member since July 2015. Member of CPA Australia and Australian Institute of Company Directors.
    • Lois Drummond:
      Member since Nov 2005. B.A. Diploma of Education and Graduate Diploma in Literacy.
    • Nicole Bourke:
      Member since July 2017. Chiropractor and worked in healthcare sector for 30 years.
    • Rick Henery:
      Member since July 2017. CPA and Degree qualified Accountant. Principal in an Accounting firm, advising on taxation and business management.
    • Ross Dallimore:
      Member since July 2017. BE (Civil) MBA FAICD, Fellow of Australian Institute of Company Directors.
    • Sam Manduskar - Chair Audit & Risk Committee:
      Member since July 2017. Bachelor of Commerce, Fellow Certified Public Accountant (Australia) and Associate Chartered Accountant (India).
  • Visiting Medical Officers
    • Dr Ali Sheaar:
      General Practitioner/Radiology
    • Dr Clare Bottcher:
      General Practitioner/Radiology
    • Dr Megan Belot:
      General Practitioner/Anaesthetics
    • Dr Mina Younan:
      General Practitioner
    • Dr Narendra Rana:
      General Practitioner
    • Dr Peter Barker:
      General Practitioner/Radiology/Obstetrics/Anaesthetics
  • Visiting Specialists
    • Dr Mohamed Atalla:
      General Surgeon
    • Mr Patrick Moore:
      General Surgeon