Liisa McLellan

Nursing, Finland

Operational Lead

Work History

Liisa joined the team in 2017 as Operational Lead to manage the clinical functions of Intra in Espom and North Harbour.

Prior to joining Intra, Liisa worked at Southern Cross Hospital North Harbour for over 12 years. Her most recent position was Patient Services Manager in charge of operating theatres recovery, daystay and the surgical ward.

While at Southern Cross Hospital she was also Involved with implementing new technologies such as intrabeam (intraoperative radiotherapy) treatment (first in New Zealand) and robotic procedures.

Born in Finland, Liisa graduated with her nursing degree from the Nursing College of Finland in 1996. This was followed by post graduate studies in Critical Care, University of Westminster, London.

Liisa has also worked in the private surgical hospital Lister for seven years providing world class healthcare in the heart of London.

Prior to moving to New Zealand in 2005, Liisa worked in the intensive care unit at St Marys Hospital NHS, London..