As an employee at a VHA member organisation, you have access to a full suite of resources to support you to implement change and build capacity.
While the VHA is calling on the Victorian Government to provide an immediate ‘band aid’ of funding to enable the system to function effectively in the short-term, few would agree that continuous increases in funding is sustainable nor would many agree that injections of funds is appropriate without fundamental shifts in the way care is delivered. The VHA calls on the government to fund new approaches now, focused on wellness and a holistic view of a person, to relieve pressure and better plan for demand of the future.Download
The VHA and Mental Health Victoria have collaborated on a submission to the Productivity Commission’s draft report on Australia’s mental health system. The submission covers the breadth of the mental health system, and the other parts of the public health and social service systems that it commonly interacts with.Download
The VHA has contributed to the DHHS consultation on nurse practitioner prescribing arrangements.Download
The VHA submission highlights specific aged care issues such as the impact of dementia, appetite loss, mandatory quality indicators, the aged care quality standards, and dignity of risk/human rights, that need to be considered as part of the audit.Download
The VHA and Mental Health Victoria, alongside VHA members, have prepared a joint submission into the Royal Commission on Victoria's Mental Health System. To view the submission click the link.Download