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Your Health Check on the Radio – Continence Health

During Continence Week it is only fitting that we share all the news and information we can find on what constitutes normal continence. Fortunately our very own Cheryl Biddle is well and truly qualified to deliver the facts in her easy, straightforward style. The big... read more

Sounding out continence health

One in four Australians is incontinent, and contrary to popular belief, they aren’t all elderly. In fact, those most at risk are pregnant women, men with prostate disease, women who’ve had babies, overweight people and elite athletes. Certain conditions also make... read more

Otway Health CEO is ready to sleep rough

Transcript from Surf Coast Times 16/6/2016, page 28 Otway Health CEO is ready to sleep rough OTWAY Health chief executive officer Debra Cerasa will sleep rough on the banks of the Yarra River later this month as part of the St Vinnies CEO Sleep Out. She will be one of... read more

Strategic Planning Underway

As well as being good business practice, it is legislated in the Victorian Health Act that Otway Health develops a new Strategic Plan every five years. This process has recently begun for Otway Health and will set direction of funding and expenditure until 2021.... read more

Health services say ‘no’ to sugary drinks

Otway Health is one of thirteen South West Victorian Health Services taking the transformational step to ban the sale of sugary drinks on campus. Health Services across the South West are showing leadership by banning sugary drinks and encourage other public and... read more

Targeting Fitness Against Osteoporosis

Otway Health’s innovative exercise program is a new approach to maintaining strong healthy older bones. The Osteo-fit program is tailored to target fitness against osteoporosis for those aged over 55 years.  Otway Health has been able to offer this pilot program due... read more