Introducing St John of God Hauora Trust
St John of God Hauora Trust provides supportive and person-centred care to people in New Zealand living with a disability, as well as vulnerable young people and their families through its Health and Ability services and Community, Youth and Child services.
The Trust is part of St John of God Healthcare Inc, a significant Australian not-for-profit healthcare group that operates hospitals and provides home nursing, disability support and social outreach services across Australia.
St John of God Hauora Trust is committed to offering hospitality, hope and healing to everyone they care for and all those who help them deliver their services. Find out more about the Trust here.
Needing to know things are being done right when it comes to the law
Mal Kendrew, National Manager of Corporate Services at the Trust, needed a tool to provide assurance and comfort about legal compliance, not only for the leadership team and governance here in New Zealand, but also to its Australian parent which already had processes in place to achieve this in Australia.
Finding more than just a monitoring tool
The Trust connected with ComplyWith during its search and Mal reports his initial expectations have been exceeded;
“I thought it would be much more of a monitoring tool but we’ve actually ended up with an information library that makes it so much easier for people to understand how they comply and what they need to comply with.”
“I’ve been impressed with how the ComplyWith team, have just understood what our operating requirements are in the space that we operate in as an organisation and are able to bring all their expertise to identify legislation and regulations that apply ….”.