Brian O'Connell 

Head of Partnerships, Homecare Medical 

Brian joined the Homecare Medical team in Christchurch in August 2015 in a relationship management role where he developed and maintained networks for the National Telehealth Service. In September 2016 he was appointed Head of Partnerships for the South Island and greater Wellington regions. Brian’s focus is on partnerships and co-design, health outreach, deep stakeholder engagement and developing links with priority communities, consumer cohorts and the wider health community.

Prior to joining Homecare Medical, Brian held multiple management roles in St John, leading property projects, developing strong links between ambulance and health services, fundraising initiatives, community services, and youth leadership programmes within local communities throughout the South Island.