Claire Austin

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Claire Austin

Claire Austin, CEO Australian Medicare Local Alliance

Claire Austin commenced as the Chief Executive Officer for the Australian Medicare Local Alliance (AML Alliance) in March 2013. AML Alliance is a national, government funded not-for-profit company.  It has been set up to spearhead an organised system for primary health care across the country through a network of independent companies called 'Medicare Locals' (MLs) – regional primary health care organisations which will play a key role in planning and  coordinating primary health care services for their respective populations. Claire has previously worked as the Executive Director of International Health Professionals at Health Workforce Australia (HWA), and the CEO of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, and the Rural Workforce Agency – Victoria. Claire has a deep commitment to achieving better outcomes and care at the community level through primary care.