Saturday, September 03, 2016
Port-of-Spain, September 3, 2016:
Today, the Minister of Health hosted representatives of all Regional Health Authorities in Trinidad and Tobago at a Corporate Governance Workshop. This workshop was a follow-up to the Prime Minister’s initiative on June 30, 2016 where Chairmen of all state enterprises and statutory authorities were invited to a sensitization session in Corporate Governance at the Diplomatic Centre.
Today's workshop focused on the following:
Components of Governance
Key roles and responsibilities
Advantages of improved governance structures
- What is corporate governance?
The Minister of Health expressed his appreciation to the members present for their continuing service to the nation and also conveyed his expectation that this continued exposure of the Boards to the tenets of good corporate governance, will enhance the delivery of health care to the citizens of Trinidad and Tobago.
From left: Indra S. Ojah-Maharaj (NWRHA), Valerie Alleyne-Rawlins (SWRHA), Sarah Mootoor (ERHA), Oswald Williams (Chairman TRHA), Dr. Brian Armour (ERHA), Esme Rawlins-Charles (Chairman ERHA), Debrah Lewis (NWRHA), Lisa Agard (Chairman NWRHA), Giraj Tiwary (NWRHA), Minister of Health, the Honourable Terrence Deyalsingh, Steve De Las (Chairman NCRHA), Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Donna Ferraz, Randolph Clouden (NCRHA), Dr. Alex Sinanan (Chairman SWRHA), Barbara Punch (ERHA).