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Since 1938, the Victorian Healthcare Association has been supporting Victoria’s publicly funded healthcare providers to respond to system reform, shape policy and advocate on key issues.
Now in its 80th year, the VHA proudly represents 96 per cent of the state’s public hospitals and community health services.
In 2010, the VHA established the Australian Centre for Healthcare Governance to support Australia’s health and community sector to improve their clinical and corporate governance. Find out more here.
The VHA provides:
· Access to the latest health information
· Informative events on vital issues for members
· Unparalleled networking opportunities
· Invitation to member-only events
· Special member event prices
The VHA forges:
· Business partnerships delivering members superior services and savings
RT @MentalHealthVic: Stand with #MHV supporting community health! #standwithcommunityhealth Make your voice heard, speak to your local MP:… about 9 hours ago
They came and stood and we launched the Stand with Community Health Campaign. Take the pledge… https://t.co/MtFFZ9lqYs about 13 hours ago
The VHA is governed by a board of nine directors, including eight representatives from member agencies (community health, metropolitan, rural and regional health services) and one independent director with specialist skills.
Chairman, Audit Committee, Stawell Regional Health
M Tax, B Bus (Accy), FCA, FTIA
Dr Sue Matthews
CEO, The Royal Women’s Hospital
Doctorate - Public Health, Masters Health Science, Nursing, Bachelor Arts (Health Studies), Registered Nurse
CEO, East Wimmera Health Service
Chair, Grampians Oral Health Network
Chair, Grampians Sustainable Hospitals Plan
B Physio, MBA
Deputy Board Chair, Castlemaine District Community Health.
Executive General Manager, Insight and Innovation Coliban Water.
Board Director, Dental Health Service Victoria
GAICD, Masters of Public Health, Graduate Certificate in Health Economics, Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
CEO Northeast Health Wangaratta.
Director, Central Gippsland Health Service.
CEO, Primary Care Connect
Board Member, Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association
Committee member, Youth Haven – Greater Shepparton Light House project
Board Member, St Mary’s Mooroopna
Director, Rural Northwest Health
Commissioning Officer, Sub-acute unit, Wimmera Health Care Group (part-time)
Master Applied Management (Health), B Health Sciences (Nursing), Registered Nurse, Crit Care Cert
Call for Board Director nominations
The VHA is seeking nominations for two positions on its Board of Directors. Both positions are for a three year term and applicants must hold the role of chief executive of a metropolitan health service or a board member of a regional health service.
Applicants are required to complete the nomination form by 5pm on Monday 13 August.
For more information contact Liz Orkney, Executive Assistant at email@example.com or call 03 9094 7777.
The VHA team works to deliver effective policy, advocacy, member engagement, media representation, board development and events to our members.
Chief Executive Officer
Deputy CEO; Director of Policy & Strategy
Director of Development
Director of Member Services & Strategic Partnerships
Executive Director, Australian Centre for Healthcare Governance
Manager of Media & Communications
Manager of Policy
Manager of Finance & Administration
Communications & Stakeholder Relations Advisor
Aged Care Project Officer
Policy & Advocacy Advisor
Administrative Assistant - Voluntary Assisted Dying
Project Manager - Voluntary Assisted Dying
EA to CEO
Policy & Advocacy Advisor