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Discover the latest health and well being news, information, tips, tricks and events as promoted by Otway Health.

It’s Seafood Week at Otway Health!

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...

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OHCAC Meeting – February 2018

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...

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New Year Health Check

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...

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Otway Health News – Summer Edition 2017

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,...

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OHCAC Meeting – December 2017

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...

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Staying healthy from the ground up.

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...

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What does a social worker do?

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...

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Highlights from our AGM

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....

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Ali and Leo talk nursing.

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...

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Urgent Care is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, with a team of medical and nursing professionals able to provide first line treatment and care.
In the event of an emergency, always call 000.


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Phone: (03) 5237 8500
PO Box 84, 75 McLachlan Street,
Apollo Bay Victoria 3233, Australia


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Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Weekends and Public Holidays: Closed

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