On behalf of Capital & Coast District Health Board (CCDHB), Ichor is pleased to announce the appointment of Arish Naresh to the role of Executive Director - Allied Health, Scientific and Technical. reporting to the Chief Executive.
With direct accountability for a specialist team, this is a key professional services leadership role responsible for leading, co-ordinating and facilitating the development of Allied Health, Technical and Scientific professions. These individuals work primarily in the areas of clinical safety, patient safety and workforce development.
Capital & Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) receives funding to improve, promote and protect the health of around 300,000 people in Wellington, Porirua and Kapiti. CCDHB has around 5,600 staff.
Arish previously worked for Tairawhiti District Health Board, where he held various Executive Leadership Team portfolios and led the development of the Allied Health strategy. Arish also established the first publicly-funded maternal oral health service in New Zealand.
Arish commences his new role in February 2019.