Ms Louise O'Riordan 


RN, BSc in Nursing

Director, Safety and Quality at Metro North Hospital and Health Service – Redcliffe Hospital

Ms Louise O’Riordan is currently working in the Director Safety and Quality role at Metro North Hospital and Health Service – Redcliffe Hospital. Prior to this role Louise has been the Director Safety and Quality Top End Health Service Northern Territory and has worked as the Safety and Quality Manager in both Royal Darwin Hospital and prior to this at Darwin Private Hospital. Ms O’Riordan has held clinical management roles and has worked clinically in Australia, Saudi Arabia and in the United Kingdom.

She has been actively involved in safety and quality issues, serving on numerous committees e.g. Northern Territory Audit of Surgical Mortality Steering Committee, ACHS NT/QLD State Advisory Committee, Northern Territory Civil and Administrative Tribunal, and Health Service Board Committees. Ms O’Riordans clinical background is predominantly surgical services, including orthopaedics, surgery, post anaesthetic care. She has experience in commissioning new services and elective surgery wait list management.

  Louise ORiordan

Last Review Date 23 February 2021

I have been involved with Accreditation and the ACHS for 19 years and have found them to be a leading accrediting agency, if not the best for health care organisations.

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