McKeefry is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at St Vincent’s Hospital since April 2016 and she expresses her excitement to be cooperating with other industry specialists within the region. After McKeefry achieved her nursing qualifications in her home country New Zealand, she travelled abroad to work in intensive care units on the United States, Europe and Britain.
“When I’d had enough of working in ICU, I returned to New Zealand and completed my midwifery training, practicing for ten years in this role,” Ms McKeefry said.
Since then, McKeefry has been worked in many various roles within the health industry.
“I ended up relocating to Brisbane in 2009 as a consultant for Greenslopes Private Hospital, tasked to fix the admission process, before moving into the role of Assisstant Director of Nursing at the Wesley Hospital, where I oversaw the construction of three new theatres.”
“There is a very positive buzz here. and I am very much looking forward to my new role on the TSBE Board.”
TSBE Executive Chairman Shane Charles states his pleasure to announce the new board member.
“We are excited to be working with Ms McKeefry to further grow the region’s health industy,” Chairman Charles said.
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