Clinical Governance Committee
- Osanda Wijeratne
Osanda is the Chairperson of our Clinical Governance Committee. Osanda is a health services, digital & tele-health clinical governance expert who currently holds multiple medical directorship roles. His recent past roles include Healthdirect Australia’s Deputy CMO, Clinical Director of the National Coronavirus Helpline and other ‘war-room’ pandemic related public health services. Osanda maintains directorial and advisory roles, specialising in clinical governance, policy and quality assurance. His clinical commitments remain and provide him with what he describes as “a finger on the pulse”. He is a practising after-hours GP with special interests in skin and dermal therapies, he also maintains teaching commitments for the NSW Ambulance Extended Care Paramedics program.
- Katrina Horman
Katrina has a background in occupational therapy with many years’ experience in a variety of settings including disability, aged, dementia and mental health. Most recently Katrina was Manager of Carer Services at Northside (NCF) for 6 years, supporting carers to gain recognition and access to services to support their caring role. She is passionate about providing quality, inclusive services that enable personal development and growth for individual fulfilment and achievement.
- Sandy Mathews
Sandy is a nurse with many years’ experience working with people in different contexts – hospital and community maternity and aged care. She is currently the Director of Nursing of a dementia specific aged care facility.
- Dr. Grenville John Rose
Dr. Grenville John Rose is a Psychologist who’s numerous projects with the Centre for Social Research in Health (CSRH) have investigated issues surrounding mental health and social services. He now works with the Centre for Social Research in Health, Flourish Australia, Being-Mental Health Consumers and Community Care Northern Beaches.