Mary Walker new hospital administrator at PMH
Published: May 13, 2013
The Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) has named Mary Walker as the new hospital administrator at the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH).
Walker, a nurse and patient safety and risk manager with over 30 years experience, replaces Acting Hospital Administrator Dorothy Hepburn, according to a press release from the PHA.
Herbert Brown, managing director of the PHA, said Walker’s appointment is an important addition to PMH.
“Her appointment comes at a time when PMH embarks on a new period of growth and development, in tandem with the PHA and government’s mandate to improve clinical outcomes, patient satisfaction and the provision of safe patient care,” Brown said in the release.
“In extending our support to Mary Walker, we also wish to applaud and express our profound gratitude to Acting Hospital Administrator Dorothy Hepburn who served following the departure of Mrs. Coralie Adderley, former chief hospital administrator.
“The board of the authority is also appreciative of the executive management team and the entire staff of the Princess Margaret Hospital for their dedication, efficiency and commitment during this transition period.”
Walker has served as a staff nurse, nursing officer, infection control, assistant manager and environmental safety manager according to the release.