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 an experienced team of allied health professionals who work with key stakeholders to inform and develop workforce initiatives, regulation of practice, learning and professional development opportunities and the coordination of student clinical placements.

Our goal is a viable Allied Health workforce responsive to individual, community and population health needs.

Contact us

Michelle Daly is the Acting Chief Allied Health Officer.

Phone: (02) 6205 0893.