Dr Tim Smyth


Practice Principal, Health Sector Law

Tim Smyth is well known in the Australian healthcare sector. A former Deputy Director-General of the NSW Ministry of Health, he has also worked in a variety of clinical management and senior executive roles managing hospitals and health services in NSW. He has a keen interest in quality improvement and effective clinical and corporate governance. Since leaving the Ministry of Health at the end of 2011, Tim now has a mixed portfolio of management consulting, corporate and commercial law and Board directorships in the health and human services sector. Tim is also an Adjunct Professor with the Faculty of Health at the University of Technology Sydney.

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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