Frank Daly steps in to lead NT Health

NT Government

Incoming Chief Executive Officer for the Northern Territory Department of Health Frank Daly has formally taken on the job today.

With more than 30 years of experience in healthcare across clinical, academic and executive roles – Dr Daly is well placed to make a strong contribution to NT Health.

Dr Daly’s experience includes delivering specialist care for Aboriginal children and families from remote parts of Western Australia.

Mr David Braines-Mead will return to his nominal role as Deputy Chief Executive after successfully acting as Chief Executive since February 2021.

Quotes from Health Minister Natasha Fyles

“I welcome Dr Frank Daly to the Northern Territory and look forward to working closely with him at a time when NT Health is working to accelerate the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.

“Dr Daly comes into the role following an extensive recruitment process.

“His decades of experience will be a major asset to NT Health.

“I thank David Braines-Mead for acting as Chief Executive over the last few months and leading the department during this pandemic.”

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