Masters of Health Service Management
Broken Hill Hub
Olivia is placed with the Far West Local Health District and based in Broken Hill, where her first rotation is within the office of the Chief Executive. Olivia holds a Bachelor of Nursing from UNISA and is committed to excellent remote health service delivery that provides high-quality person-centred culturally safe and respectful care across our communities in the Far West.
Having worked as a registered nurse in many areas in rural, regional and base hospitals for over 12 years, Olivia has a broad understanding of healthcare access and delivery in rural and remote settings.
Over the two-year program Olivia hopes to gain as much knowledge as possible to be an effective and passionate leader, promote awareness and advocate for our communities, to effect positive change and strongly promote healthcare and patient equality. Olivia wants to lead by example, empathy and compassion, staying true to her ‘girl from the bush’ roots with a strong focus on collaboration.
Outside of work, Olivia is a mother to 4 who loves to travel with the family in the caravan seeing our own backyard, and has a love of animals, gardening and being in the outdoors.