Legislative Council: Tuesday, September 06, 2022


Chief Psychiatrist Review

41 The Hon. S.G. WADE ().6 July 2022).

1. What is the status of the review by the Chief Psychiatrist of mental health services in the Southern Adelaide Local Health Network?

2. If a report has not yet been finalised, when will it be so?

3. Will the report be made public?

The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Attorney-General, Minister for Industrial Relations and Public Sector): The Minister for Health and Wellbeing has advised:

The investigation is now complete.

Given that this matter is connected to an integrity referral, it is necessary for the Chief Psychiatrist to obtain permission pursuant to section 54 of the ICAC Act to disclose his findings.

It is intended that this happen in due course.