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BSHS - Statement

Beaufort and Skipton Health Service reassures residents of Skipton that the future of the GP clinic is secure. Any claims otherwise are completely unfounded.


Beaufort and Skipton Health Service held their 23rd Annual General meeting in Beaufort recently, drawing considerable attendance by the community. “I was encouraged by the interest shown from the community and many expressed their support and acknowledgement for the hard work and achievements over the last year”, CEO, Ms. Meryn Pease said.

Notice - Skipton Medical Practice

General Practitioner Dr Mohammed Al Naima's contract with Beaufort and Skipton Health Service will expire in January and the Board has decided not to offer him a new contract. We have sourced a locum doctor to continue providing a high level of care for the community. The locum will start on 13 January 2020 for three months.


The Minister for Health, the Hon Jenny Mikakos MP, is pleased to invite applications for part time board positions on the Board of Directors of Beaufort and Skipton Health Service with terms of office commencing from 1 July 2020

Hospital Review Helps Set New Direction

An independent review of engagement between medical staff and the Beaufort & Skipton Health Service has provided a clear path for a new start that focuses on a range of improvements

Summary of the outcome of the review of Medical Engagement and BSHS

Click the link below to read the full summary.


The Board of Governance of Beaufort and Skipton Health Service announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer for the Health Service.

Good Result for BSHS Accreditation Assessment

The Australian Council on Health Care Standards performed their three yearly review and assessment of Beaufort and Skipton Health Service

Beaufort Talks Health

People living in regional areas are being let down by a lack of mental health services, according to reports

Changed Care Perceptions – Program improves outcomes for elderly

A groundbreaking program trialled in Beaufort and Ballarat that is improving health care for the elderly

Getting to know George

A man who can make two blades of grass grow where one grew before is a benefactor of mankind

Connecting With Animals

Interacting with animals always puts a smile of the faces of Beaufort and Skipton Health Services aged care residents.

Community Pulse - Winter Edition

Read all about the latest news at BSHS

An important announcement from Beaufort and Skipton Health

This is the Joint agreed Statement from the Health Service, DHHS and Community representatives

A Model of Care

Beaufort and Skipton Health Service is proud to partner with Dementia Australia to explore ways to improve the well-being of everyday life of residents, staff and families in our residential care homes.

Working at Beaufort and Skipton Health Service

Recently Pyrenees Advocate Paper took an opportunity to interview two staff members to gain some insight into what it’s like to work at Beaufort and Skipton Health Service.

Improving aged care services in Beaufort

Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, announces Beaufort and Skipton Health Service is set to benefit from a statewide program to upgrade aged care facilities.

Heating Beaufort Hospital With Waste Wood

Beaufort Hospital hits the news showing how the concepts of waste to energy can be applied in the community.

Why Beaufort and Skipton Health Service Values Registrars

BSHS is keen to employ Registrars as another way of attracting talented young people to work in rural general practice.

Cycle Relay Raises Record Funds for Health Service

Murray to Moyne cyclists and volunteers have raised over $10,000 in aid of the Beaufort and Skipton campus refurbishments for Beaufort and Skipton Health Service.

Connecting Care

Join with your community in creating a framework of design and planning for a Health Service of the future

Beaufort Market BBQ

Aprons, tongs and the sounds of sausages sizzling replaced nurses uniforms, stethoscopes and blood pressure pumps at last Saturday’s Beaufort Market.

Murray To Moyne 2018

BSHS will be participating in thh 2018 Murray To Moyne. You can show your support for our riders by using the link below.

BSHS joins Patient Opinion

BSHS has partnered with Patient Opinion so that you can have your say and see what others have to say about BSHS.