Honour for local health CEO
CHRIS Crawford's more than 25 years of service to the public health system were honoured when he was named as an Australia Day Public Service Medal recipient.
The Northern NSW Local Health District CEO has been recognised for outstanding outcomes and contributions to public health in communities on the North Coast and the Northern Rivers.
Mr Crawford was also honoured for driving clinical education on the Northern Rivers by building relationships with the Lismore University Centre for Rural Health and the Southern Cross University.
His management style has earned him a strong reputation for careful financial and resource management and sustainable service provision.