Cathy Baynie

Session Topic: 5th Edition Standards

Cathy has career long experience in the Health Industry, in the Public, Private and Aged Care sectors. This includes working in Primary Health Care for the last 18 years. Cathy is a Registered Nurse and Certified Practice Manager, having managed both semi-rural and urban practices.

Whilst continuing to manage a Multi-Disciplinary General Practice and a Specialist Practice in Sydney’s north, Cathy has held positions with NSW AMA as Practice Management Advisor and is the Academic Director of the Medical Practice Assistant Program with the University of New England Partnerships and consultants with Practices nationally on Governance and Practice Management issues.

Cathy is a Director of AAPM and current National President as well as being a Fellow of the Association. Cathy is a firm believer that Practice Managers are key in the development and delivery of strong systems of leadership and management enabling the delivery of quality care in Australian Primary Health Sector.