Mr Mark Cormack

25 August 2010 16:16:06

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Mark Cormack was appointed as the first Chief Executive Officer of Health Workforce Australia (HWA) in January 2010.

HWA is Commonwealth statutory authority, enacted in 2009 following the COAG decision to establish a new national authority to plan, fund, research and deliver programs for the enhancement and development of Australia’s health workforce.

Prior to this Mark was Chief Executive of ACT Health since July 2006 where he  was responsible for the provision of public health, hospital and healthcare services to the ACT and region.

Mark has previously filled a number of national roles in the public health care system as a member of the Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council (AHMAC), Chairman of the Health Policy Priorities Principal Committee (HPPPC) of AHMAC, and Board member of the National E Health Transition Authority (NEHTA).

Mark has worked in various capacities in the public health care sector for over 25 years.  

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