Child and Adolescent Health Service

Perth Children’s Hospital (PCH) is part of the Child and Adolescent Health Service (CAHS) which also includes Child and Adolescent Community Health (CACH) and the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS).

Together PCH and CAHS provide access to the latest facilities and programs specifically designed around the needs of children, adolescents, their families and carers.

Our Board

The Health Services Bill 2016 was enacted on 1 July 2016 to establish the State’s Health Services as separate, board-governed statutory authorities.

The Child and Adolescent Health Service Board is legally responsible and accountable for the oversight of the acute and community services within CAHS and is chaired by Ms Debbie Karasinksi.

Board members:

  • Professor Geoffrey Dobb 
  • Dr Daniel McAullay 
  • Mr Brendan Ashdown 
  • Ms Kathleen Bozanic 
  • Ms Anne Donaldson 
  • Mr Peter Mott 
  • Mr Andrew Thompson 
  • Dr Alexius Julian