John Shapleski

Programme Director, Health of Older People, TAS

Jon has worked in the health sector for more than 20 years in senior management positions. He has a strong commercial background from his 15 years with Mobil Oil prior to moving to health. His speciality interest is in matters related to improving the health of older people and he has a strong belief that patients should be at the centre of care planning and service delivery. He has worked with the aged residential care sector on the national ARRC Agreement since responsibility for this Agreement devolved to District Health Boards back in 2003. His focus continues to be on the building of strong enduring relationships across the whole of the system in the belief that people working well together can make a significant difference. 

John Shapleski Dawn of a new era