22 Oct 2021 | Health Quality & Safety Commission
A skilled and experienced group of people have been appointed as the expert advisory group (EAG) to the review of the national mortality review function.
The EAG will provide ongoing independent and diverse sector-wide expert advice and guidance to the Health Quality & Safety Commission (the Commission) and the external review team, Francis Health, to inform the review, in accordance with the terms of reference for the review.
In establishing the EAG, the Commission has sought to bring together a diverse range of perspectives of people who are leaders in their respective fields, and/or who are actively engaged in the community or groups they seek to represent, in accordance the terms of reference for the EAG.
Chaired by Professor Peter Crampton, the membership of the EAG includes (in alphabetical order):
Dr Nick Baker
Professor Jo Baxter
Dr Fiona Cram
Dr Felicity Dumble
Dr Aumea Herman
Dr Peter Jansen
Professor Alan Merry
Dr Nina Scott
Mr John Tait
Professor Denise Wilson
Professor Alistair Woodward.
The first meeting of the EAG was held on Wednesday 20 October, with regular meetings to follow during the process of the review.