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  • 04.05.18

State dental funding a welcome but small step forward for people on public dental waiting lists

The Victorian Oral Health Alliance (VOHA) has welcomed the State Budget announcement of $267.4 million for public dental services. This is a positive but modest first step in meeting the needs of Victorians eligible for public dental care, many currently waiting in long queues. The increased funding is expected to provide an extra 20,000 client services.Read More
  • 01.05.18

Victorian Budget 2018-19: VHA praises an historic health budget

The Victorian Healthcare Association applauds the historic $19.4 billion investment in the Victorian public and community health sector, announced in the 2018-19 State Budget today, a 6.9 per cent increase on the previous year’s budget.
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  • 30.04.18

Victorian Budget 2018-19: VHA applauds commitment to more timely care with electronic medical record

A new electronic medical record system will link patient records and data across Parkville hospitals, ensuring patients receive more timely, accurate and safer care.Read More
  • 24.04.18

Leading the change: iPRO’s simple steps to compliance

Following iPRO CEO Oliver Roydhouse's presentation at the VHA and ACHG Governance Conference Leading the change, here's his simple steps to compliance best practice as shared with VHA members and healthcare attendees.Read More
  • 11.04.18

VHA member threat detection trials: Key observations & ramifications

The VHA has collaborated with members who have expressed interest in understanding the complexities of their network environment as they relate to cybersecurity risk. In conjunction with cybersecurity partner nDiscovery, the VHA has secured a four week trial of nDiscovery’s Managed Threat Detection service in order to bring transparency into daily network activities that can introduce cybersecurity risk.Read More
  • 09.04.18

Fund boost welcomed but there must be more: VHA

The funding injection to the Regional Health Infrastructure Fund by the Victorian Government is a welcome boost for Victoria’s regional and rural hospitals, but additional clarity about the long-term future of the fund is needed, Victorian Healthcare Association CEO Tom Symondson said today.Read More
  • 05.04.18

VHA & ACHG Governance Conference: At the coalface of clinical governance

The Victorian Healthcare Association and the Australian Centre for Healthcare Governance will present Leading the Change, this month, a forum that will assist VHA members and the health sector with governance responsibilities.Read More
  • 21.03.18

Health policy professor to lead discussion at Governance Conference

Dr Marie Bismark, Professor at the Centre for Health Policy, University of Melbourne is the keynote speaker for the 2018 VHA and ACHG Governance Conference.Read More
  • 21.03.18

Scholarship winners announced for USA & Canada study tour

The recipients of the 2018 VHA USA and Canada Study Tour scholarships have been announced, VHA CEO Tom Symondson said today. Three scholarships were open to CEOs and senior executives of VHA member organisations in a community, metropolitan, rural or regional health service.Read More
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