04/10/2015 02:54 EDT | Updated 06/11/2015 10:59 EDT

Saskatchewan Health Quality Council appoints Gary Teare as new CEO

REGINA - The Saskatchewan Health Quality Council has appointed a new CEO.

Gary Teare first joined the council in 2005 and took over as the acting CEO last November.

Teare says he hopes to help make the health system better and safer for the people of Saskatchewan.

He replaces Bonnie Brossart, who stepped down last year to become CEO of the Saskatchewan Medical Association. (CKRM)