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In this special bumper edition of the Otway Health Check, Clinical Services Director, Alison Rodda and Communications Officer, Sarah Bell get into the spirit of the Apollo Bay Seafood Festival and celebrate Seafood Week at Otway Health, discussing the exciting...read more
At our meeting in February, updates about activities were provided by Anne Rout (Executive Sponsor) (on behalf of Kate Gillan (CEO)), and Dr Joy Humphreys (Committee Chair and Board Director), and a Board update was provided by Nick Salkeld (Board Chair). We welcomed...read more
Pictured: Anthony Mandic, Team Leader, Ambulance Victoria – Apollo Bay Branch (left), Bradley Pickering, Nurse Practitioner, Otway Health (right). Otway Health, in conjunction with Ambulance Victoria has endured a busy, but successful summer period in tending to the...read more
Nurse Practitioners, Brad Pickering and Dr Jane O'Connell join Bob Knowles for an update on the new model of Urgent Care at Otway Health, and dispense some timely health advice for the holiday season including how to play it safe by the water, and tips on surviving...read more
Otway Health has designed a brand new quarterly newsletter featuring Otway Health news and highlights, plus health and well-being information and messages from our Board Chair and CEO. This edition features highlights from our Annual General Meeting,...read more
At our meeting in December, updates about activities were provided by the CEO (Kate Gillan), and the Committee Chair (Joy Humphreys, Board Director), and we had a presentation from Otway Health Nurse Practitioner, Brad Pickering. We discussed and showcased a new form...read more
Clinical Services Director, Alison Rodda talks about the importance of being aware of your surroundings when out and about this summer in the Otways. It's snake season, and Ali provides tips on protection and first aid against snakebites. Ali also discusses how to...read more
Social Workers assist people in managing their daily lives, coping with social/emotional issues and strengthening personal and family relationships. The primary focus of a Community Health Social Worker is to enhance a person's social and emotional...read more
Otway Health's Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday 30 November at Apollo Bay Hotel. Board Chair, Nick Salkeld delivered the Board report for the last financial year, reporting positive results in financial management as a result of good governance....read more
Clinical Services Director, Alison Rodda discusses Otway Health's Registered Nurse Rural Pathways Program and talks about the need for nurses, and the big leaps in the quality of care at Otway Health. We meet Graduate Nurse, Leo and Ali entices him to stay in Apollo...read more