Clinical Effectiveness Group

The Clinical Effectiveness Group Purpose

The purpose of the CEG is to ensure Auckland PHO is accountable for continuously improving the quality of its services and safeguarding high standards of care by creating an environment of excellence.


The group provides oversight for:

  • Clinical effectiveness
  • Quality assurance
  • Provider education and development
  • Clinical audit that leads to continuing quality improvement
  • Risk management
  • Research and development


CEG Members:

  • Barbara Stevens (CEO – Auckland PHO)
  • Dr Charlotte Harris (Chair & Clinical Director – Auckland PHO)
  • Dr Lisa Eskilsden (GP Liaison – Auckland PHO)
  • Carol Ennis (Clinical Quality Manager – Auckland PHO)
  • Alison Brown (Practice Facilitator, Auckland PHO)
  • Jean Lyle (Practice Facilitator, Auckland PHO)
  • Dr Vikas Sethi, (GP, Prana Family Health)
  • Dr Garsing Wong (GP – Auckland Central Medical)
  • Dr Richard Davies (GP – Calder Centre)
  • Jayme Kitiona (Practice Nurse – Piritahi Hau Ora Trust)
  • Prudence McConnell (Practice Nurse – AUT Health Counselling and Wellbeing)
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