SCHN: Proposed reporting line change, Biomedical Engineering CHW

The HSU has received correspondence from Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network about a proposed reporting line change for the Biomedical Engineering Department at the Childrens Hospital at Westmead.

This change follow the recent restructure of Clinical Operations at SCHN. Management want to change the reporting line from Clinical Stream Director – Surgery to CHW Director of Clinical Operations. They say this is intended to ‘enhance alignment between clinical services and operational heads’.

You can view the correspondence at the below links:


What do you think?

It’s important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by Thursday 4 April using the subject line Biomedical Engineering Department at CHW.


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