June 1996 May 1994 to June
1996 Director Information Technology West Moreton Regional Health HealthTechnical/Skills|
Planning and InstallationIdentify appropriate hardware requirements for various applications and operating systems.Training support staff to configure and support windows Pcs in Netware environment.
External Relations/Public Relations
Management of Regional Information Technology contracts.Management of Regional information systems and technology. Fourteen staff reporting to this position.Strategic Management/PlanningDevelopment and direction of Regional Information Management and Information Technology plans and the implementation of these plans.
Operations Management/Budgets/Financial Control
Created, developed, managed and administered $850,000
annual budget.Instituted cost reduction measures and
controls.Business Analysis and management of Information and
Information Technology. Promoting the best use of Information
Technology and Systems.Project
Development of funding proposals resulting in funding for
major information systems implementation totaling $3.2
million.Setting up project management team, including hiring
staff, procuring resources, monitoring project progress,
adjusting schedules, controlling budget, controlling scope.
March 1994 to May 1994 Senior Project Officer
Functional Analyst Regional Information Systems
Management of IT projects, development of strategies for
achieving project objectives for Information Systems
implementations. Business/ Systems analysis.
March 1993 to March 1994 Senior Project Officer
Information Technology West Moreton Regional Health
Involved in planning of information and communication
strategies throughout the region. Relieving the Information
Project Management/Teamwork/Problem solving
Project Management and Implementation of Information
Systems. Analysis and design of business systems and
information systems. Technical Skills/Problem
Solving/SchedulingInstallation and administration of Novell
Networks 3.X and 4.X.Electronic Mail Project coordination
and administration. User training and support for a number of
applications including- Microsoft Project; WordPerfect;
WordPefect Office; Microsoft Excel; Microsoft Access;
Window 3.1; DOS v3.1- v6. Paradox for Windows; Corel
Draw; Lotus Notes;
1992 to March 1993 Vocational Education and Training
Project management in a multi media development project for
a HRM Management Training Project for Major Clients such
as the Commonwealth Bank, Boral Gas. Developed
multimedia training packages, such as Essential Management
Training Commonwealth Bank, using AuthorWare
October 1991 September 1992 Nurse Educator West
Moreton Region Wolston Park Hospital.
Teaching the Shortened Psychiatric Nursing Curriculum to
Registered General Nurses. Responsible for Nursing Staff
development in the Clinical studies unit and Barret Center the
Acute Admission area for WPH. Responsible for development
of training programs and training in multidisciplinary staff
June 1990 October 1991 Clinical Nurse (Level 2) Barret
Centre A Acute Admission Ward Wolston Park Hospital.
Responsible for operational management of 4 -5 registered nurses and
2-3 student nurses to manage the provision of nursing care for patients suffering
mental illness, in the acute admission area Barret Psychiatry Center, including
Barret Center Admissions and Outpatients.Team Work/Problem SolvingWorking in a
multi disciplinary team of health professionals, providing care for clients.Information
TechnologyResource person for computing and information systems.
May 10th 1990 to June 7th Clinical Tutor for Queensland University of Technology
Responsible for supervising and tutoring two groups of third
year diploma students on clinical experience at the Princess
Alexandra Psychiatric Unit.
1987 To May 1990 Clinical Studies and Research Unit
Clinical nursing and research support. Developed and
delivered introductory in-service courses in computing for all
members of the multidisiplinary team.
February 1987 December 1987 Full Time Student
Research/Problem Solving/Report Writing
Completed Advanced Clinical Nursing
Diploma Queensland University of Technology.Included a unit
in communication, clinical teaching and one unit in management
as well as specific nursing subjects.
June 1985 February 1987 Barret Psychiatry Centre
Admissions WPH Registered Nurse
Including Acting Deputy Charge Nurse for 6 months.
April 1983- June 1985 Princess Alexandra Hospital
Student Nurse in a Major Metropolitan Hospital working as a
member of a multidisiplinary team. Worked in most areas of
the hospital during this period.
January 1980 - April 1983 Wolston Park Hospital
Psychiatric nurse's registration course. Developed interpersonal
and communication skills. Caring for people suffering from
psychiatric disorders. Curriculum included- developmental
psychology, stress management, communication skills, clinical
teaching, psychiatric nursing, group work.
Career and Education Goals
To achieve Microsoft Certified Engineer StatusTo further enhance technical skills in a challenging environment.
To grow my Business providing increased employment opportunities for local and overseas proffesionals.