Deputy Dir-Gen DHB Performance, Support and Infrastucture
Appointment of Deputy Director-General DHB Performance, Support and Infrastructure
Date: 3 December 2018
The Ministry of Health has announced the appointment of Michelle Arrowsmith to the role of Deputy Director-General DHB Performance, Support and Infrastructure.
Michelle commenced her career in health as a dietitian and worked clinically for a number of years before moving into senior operational management where she's held the positions of Chief Operating Officer and deputy Chief Executive. Michelle’s senior leadership career to date has spanned acute, community and primary care both in her 20 years in the NHS and the last two years in Australia.
Michelle has led across multi-site and organisational
boundaries in health care, in particular delivering on
reform programmes and integration of acute, community and
primary care services. Michelle also has significant
experience in system leadership and clinical and financial
sustainability of health services.