Particiapants in this year's VHA USA and Canada Study Tour led by Tom Symondson, VHA Chief Executive will get an opportunity to visit the new Gardner Transformation Center located on the Intermountain Medical Center Campus in Murray, Utah.Read More
The threat of antimicrobial resistance on a global scale was discussed at the recent 2018 VHA Annual Conference last week with Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer of England and co-convener of the UN Inter-Agency Co-ordination Group on antimicrobial resistance and a leading voice, advocating for awareness and action of this global health problem, and Tom Symondson, VHA Chief Executive.Read More
The Victorian Healthcare Association has today welcomed an announcement at its annual conference by the Shadow Minister for Health, the Hon. Mary Wooldridge MP that a Liberal Government will invest $175 million to expand home and community care.Read More
On the second day of the VHA’s Annual Conference Rethink, reset, reimagine, health spokeswoman for the Victorian Greens, Nina Springle MP, pledged commitment to the Stand with Community Health campaign, which was launched this week.Read More
The Victorian Healthcare Association has today welcomed an announcement by Fiona Patten MP, Reason Party Candidate for Northern Metropolitan Region, that she will support the VHA’s Stand with Community Health Campaign.Read More
Eighteen-year-old Jorge doesn’t know where he would be today, had it not been for the care and supportprovided to him five years ago by his local community health service.
‘I was 13 and living in a family violence refuge with my mum and younger brother and, to make mattersworse, I was getting really badly bullied at school.
‘I was really angry and confused and not sure how to deal with it – my thoughts often went to hurtingothers or to hurting myself.’
Enter Merri Health. One of 29 registered community health services across Victoria that delivercomprehensive ‘wrap-around’ health services to some of the state’s most disadvantaged people.Read More
There’s one week to go until leaders from Victoria’s healthcare sector will come together to rethink, reset and reimagine a stronger Victorian healthcare system, at the VHA Annual Conference, on 16 and 17 August at the MCG.Read More
The 2018 VHA Annual Conference is set to bring together leaders of the public healthcare sector to explore working towards a stronger Victorian health system, in two weeks’ time on 16 and 17 August at the MCG.Read More