Andrew Montague of The Palliative Centre

General Manager, Health & Palliative Care

Andrew Montague - General Manager, Health & Palliative CareGeneral Manager, Health & Palliative Care

Andrew has extensive clinical and senior management experience within the health sector both in Queensland and NSW.

Andrew studied medicine at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and has a Masters in Health Administration from UNSW. He is a fellow of both the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators.

Andrew worked clinically for 10 years, both in the hospital setting and as a general practitioner.

His most recent management roles have been as Executive Director Operations Northern Sydney Local Health District (2012-2016) and Chief Executive Central Coast Local Health District (2016-2021). During this period on the Central Coast he also had roles as a Board member with Hunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network, Healthshare NSW, NSW Regional Health partners and developed the Central Coast Research Institute, an unincorporated joint venture with the University of Newcastle which has a focus on Integrated Care.

As General Manager Health & Palliative Care, Andrew has responsibility for the health portfolio and reports to Mike Baird, Chief Executive Hammondcare.