Clare Douglas is currently the Chief Executive for Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service commencing in June 2016. Clare was previously the Chief Executive for the Mackay Hospital and Health Service, taking up this position on 15 September 2014.
Clare has over 15 years’ experience as a senior executive in acute public health, private health, and aged care sectors. She has a proven ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders including Boards, State, and Local Governments. Clare has a demonstrated capacity to develop effective teams to deliver financial and operational outcomes whilst maintaining quality services.
Clare has a background in nursing with post graduate management qualifications.