Peel Health Campus
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Meet the Executive Team

Andrew Tome

Chief Executive Officer

Andrew Tome

Andrew Tome was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Peel Health Campus (PHC) in August 2019. Andrew is a well-respected leader within Ramsay Health Care (RHC) WA and a former PHC Director of Finance and Corporate Services. Andrew has more than 20 years’ experience in the health and mining industries having worked in Australia, Asia, Europe and the USA. Prior to his return to PHC, Andrew spent two years as a senior executive at the State’s largest private hospital, Hollywood (also part of RHC),  where he was instrumental in the development of several major expansion projects. These include four new ultra-high definition operating theatres, the Hollywood Consulting Centre, which includes a comprehensive cancer centre and a major expansion to Hollywood’s mental health service currently underway. Prior to working at Hollywood, Andrew Tome was on the management team at PHC, with oversight of finance, health information services, engineering, supply, hotel services, catering and administration. During this period he also mentored emerging managers and oversaw all employee related issues. Andrew is excited to be back at PHC, where he says the culture is unique and the staff are amazing.

Karol Edge

Director of Clinical Services

Karol Edge

PHC Director of Clinical Services, Karol Edge, has more than two decades of nursing experience in Australia and abroad. Karol has worked across the public and private sectors in management roles, and also in delivering direct patient care. As the Director of Clinical Services, Karol has executive responsibility for nursing, midwifery and allied health, which makes up almost 540 staff. Karol joined the team at PHC in May 2018. Karol comes with a very strong clinical governance background, both from her previous experience in the United Kingdom, and more recently from the private sector in Perth. Karol is a passionate advocate for safe patient centred care and this is the focus for her leadership of the clinical services teams.

Renee Durrant

Director of Finance and Corporate Services

Renee Durant

Director of Finance and Corporate Services, Renee Durrant, is an experienced and valued member of the PHC Executive team. Renee was previously the Chief Financial Officer at PHC (between 2008 and 2012). After a stint in the resources sector she returned to PHC in 2015 in her current capacity. Renee has a Bachelor of Commerce, is a Chartered Public Accountant and has a Masters in Construction Law. She is also a trained mediator and is passionate about customer service and reducing the volume of waste in the hospital. Renee is responsible for the finance, administration, engineering, catering, medical records, clinical coding, security, catering, hotel services and supply departments at the hospital. It is a busy and varied role but she has wonderful managers and staff and thrives on the challenges she is faced with every day.

 John Maxwell

Director of Medical Services

Dr John Maxwell

Dr John Maxwell is an Emergency and Acute Physician with over 20 years of clinical experience in both the public and private sectors. John is a respected and experienced medical leader and prior to his appointment at Peel Health Campus, was the Divisional Chair for Unscheduled Care in one of the largest integrated health and social care trusts in the UK. He has initiated, led and delivered on a variety of change and improvement projects in healthcare, including a national review of Urgent and Emergency Care in Northern Ireland. John previously worked at Peel Health Campus as an Emergency Physician from 2013 until 2014 and is excited to be back again. He is a Fellow of both the Royal College of Emergency Medicine and the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh with a Master’s degree in Medical Leadership and an EMBA from Warwick Business School. John is dedicated to delivering the highest standards of patient centred care through excellence in leadership.