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COVID-19 UPDATE

Community COVID-19 update.

REMOTE PLACEMENT EXPERIENCE

Beaufort and Skipton Health Service congratulate Georgie on her recent remote placement experience.

BEAUFORT NURSING HOME REFURBISHMENT

We were pleased to officially open the Beaufort Nursing Home Refurbishment.

50 YEARS OF MEDICINE

We congratulate Skipton GP, Dr.Malcolm Anderson for 50 years of medicine.

INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY 2022

Beaufort and Skipton Health service celebrated International Nurses Day and recognised the hard work of all of our nurses and health care staff.

WOMEN'S HEALTH & WELLBEING FORUM 2022

Beaufort and Skipton Health service thank those who attended our recent Women's Health & Wellbeing Forum.

BSHS PRESENTED WITH NATIONAL AWARD

Beaufort and Skipton Health Service has been recognised for its community engagement and significant cultural shift with a national award.

CEO MERYN PEASE COMMITS TO FIVE MORE YEARS

Meryn Pease will remain Beaufort and Skipton Health Service CEO for at least another five years after signing a contract extension.

Health Alert - Wednesday 26 January 2022

The Chief Health Officer has issued a heat health alert based on the Bureau of Meteorology 7-day forecast for Wednesday, 26 January, 2022.

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Information for Community

Beaufort and Skipton Health Service would like to take this opportunity to update you on our ongoing response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, to protect our vulnerable residents, patients and the community. We are being guided by all the information being sent from the Department of Health and subsequently have implemented a number of measures.

Appointments to the Boards of Directors of Beaufort and Skipton Health Service

The Victorian Government has introduced new legislation as part of the broader reforms in family violence and child wellbeing and safety.

Residential Aged Care facilities new visitation restrictions

Residential Aged Care facilities new visitation restrictions

BSHS Strategic Plan

Beaufort and Skipton Health Service are pleased to present our 2020-2023 Strategic Plan. This plan responds to health issues faced by our community and sets out goals and actions for the next three years.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Visit here to find our latest information on COVID-19 restrictions from midnight 27 May 2021.

2020 Annual General Meeting

WOMEN'S HEALTH AND WELLBEING FORUM

BSHS Women's Health and Wellbeing Forum Planned for March 2022

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.

BSHS BOARD DIRECTOR - FORTHCOMING VACANCIES ON BEAUFORT AND SKIPTON HEALTH SERVICE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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

Staff Awarded for Long Service

BSHS recognise several dedicated staff who have contributed to the Health Service.

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

Click the link below to read the full summary.

NEW CEO APPOINTED AT BEAUFORT AND SKIPTON HEALTH SERVICE

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.