Office of the Allied Health Adviser

Welcome to the Office of the Chief Allied Health Officer

The Office of the Chief Allied Health Officer provides high-level policy advice to Government, and develops as well as implements, policy relating to allied health professionals and their practices. It also provides leadership to the allied health workforce.

Communication and Leadership

The Office offers a focal point for communication and professional leadership in relation to contemporary allied health practice and supports innovation and best practice.

The Chief Allied Health Officer is supported by ane xperienced team of allied health professionals who work with key stakeholders to develop data sources that inform policy. Our goal is a viable Allied Health workforce responsive to individual, community and population health needs.

Contact us

Karen Murphy is the ACT Health Chief Allied Health Officer.

Phone: (02) 6205 0893.

Email:Murphy,Karen(Health)