With more than 20 years’ experience in healthcare, Louise first trained as a registered nurse and health visitor in Manchester in the United Kingdom. She has extensive leadership experience in strategic quality system management, clinical education, and consumer engagement. Louise brings these skills into her role with SCV, together with insights from her post graduate studies and her passion for improving governance, patient and staff engagement, and health outcomes.
Louise leads our Centre of Excellence for Patient Safety. This team leads Victoria’s response to adverse patient safety events and concerns. They also support the state’s Consultative Councils and the Voluntary Assisted Dying Review Board which oversee mortality and morbidity cases.