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Volunteer Coordinator, Meloney Howell and Second Sails Auxiliary Coordinator, Maree East discuss all things volunteering in this exciting edition of the Otway Health Check. Discover new community programs on offer and learn how you can volunteer at Otway Health and be...read more
In this season's edition of Otway Health News, learn about our future partnership with Lorne Community Hospital, discover our new At Home Care program, find out what our Residents have been up to, and find out how you can volunteer at Second Sails...read more
Over the past three months the Boards of Management of Otway Health and Lorne Community Hospital explored further opportunities for sharing of resources and potential partnership in new health initiatives. In summary, these discussions found that by working closer...read more
Clinical Services Director, Alison Rodda and Nurse Practitioner, Brad Pickering discuss the importance of safeguarding yourself against Influenza in this edition of the Otway Health Check. See your local GP or pharmacist from mid-April to organise your flu vaccination...read more
In this edition of the Otway Health Check, Community Services Manager, Anne Rout and Communications Officer, Sarah Bell discuss the benefits of joining a social support group, and introduce the community to a new program, 'Community Bus Run' - which provides access to...read more
The Boards of Management of Otway Health and Lorne Community Hospital have now formally committed to exploring further opportunities for sharing of resources and potential partnership in new health initiatives. This would build on a strong recent history of successful...read more
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