Dr Victoria Atkinson
MBBS, FRACS, AFRACMA, Masters of Health Management
Dr Victoria Atkinson is a cardiac surgeon and former Chief Medical Officer at St Vincent’s Health Australia. In 2018 she became the national Chief Medical Officer of Healthscope Ltd.
Building on a strong clinical background, Dr Atkinson works to integrate the clinical, operational and governance aspects of healthcare to enhance patient care. She believes that executive, clinical and Board must come together to achieve patient focussed and harm-free care.
Dr Atkinson is the Deputy Chair of the Board for Better Care Victoria and a Board Member of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Victoria). She holds an MBBS, FRACS, AFRACMA and a Masters of Health Management, is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and holds an EDAC qualification from the Center for Healthcare Design in the USA.
Chair — Quality Committee
Member — Finance Committee
Member — Remuneration Committee