Hawke's Bay Clinical Council

The Hawke's Bay Clinical Council is designed to provide clinical advice to the board of Hawke's Bay District Health Board (HBDHB) so it can better align its clinical services with the needs of the community.

It also provides oversight to clinical quality and patient safety.

The council consists of members from general practice, allied health, nursing, midwifery, hospital clinical directors and public health. Julie Arthur and Dr Robin Whyman co-chair the monthly meetings held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except January). 

All meetings are held at Te Waiora Room, Hawke's Bay District Health Board Corporate Office, 2nd floor, Cnr Omahu Road and McLeod Street, Hastings unless otherwise notified. Meetings are open and members of the public are welcome to attend.

The council reports directly to the CEO of HBDHB and provide monthly reports to the board focused on the health sector in Hawke's Bay. 

Hawke's Bay Clinical Council members



Chris McKenna

Dr Mark Peterson

Anne McCleod