About us

We at Ballarat Community Health (BCH) work to promote health and wellbeing, and provide quality and affordable healthcare to our community.

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Our vision

Is that the people and communities we support achieve the best possible health and wellbeing.

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Our mission

Is to work with our community to create opportunities and environments wherein people can develop and maintain optimal health and wellbeing.

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We value

Respect, integrity, responsibility, optimism, courage and resilience.

We have six locations across Ballarat and the western region. Outreach services and clinics are also provided at a range of locations throughout the Central Highlands. The primary emphasis in all service delivery is health promotion and illness prevention. We strive for high quality, flexible and responsive service delivery and health promotion by constantly monitoring and evaluating our services.

BCH is a public company limited by guarantee, registered under the Corporations Act 2001 and complies with all relevant legislation including the Health Records Act 2001, Australian Privacy Principles and the Fair Work Act 2009. BCH is accredited through QIP and is pleased and proud to have achieved a further three-year accreditation for the services provided to our community. Our doctors clinics are accredited with Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL).

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Board of Directors

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Chair:

Bryan Crebbin
MA (Social Sciences: Policy Studies), BA (Behavioural Studies), BSW, Dip Gen Studies, GAICD

Deputy Chair:

Paul Ryan
DipT, B. Theol, Grad. Dip. Psych. Stud, BSc(Hons), GAICD

Treasurer:

Stephen Bigarelli
Certified Practising Accountant (CPA)

Directors:

Robert Hook
FCPA

John Laursen
GradDipACG, MDefStud, BA, CertIV (Compliance Management), FGIA, FCIS, MAICD

Megan May
BSc, MHSc (Osteopathy), Grad Cert AHM, Cert IV (Breastfeeding Education)

Mathew Muldoon
B.Ec (Accounting), Chartered Accountant

Maria Palmer
BA.Sc, GAICD

Lisa Pickering
M.Bus, Dip. Bus (Banking & Finance), Cert IV (TAA)

Jessie Harman
PhD, MBA, BA(Hons), MAICD

Executive team

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From left to right:

Katherine Cape
General Manager Prevention and System Development

Darlene Henning-Marshall
General Manager Primary Care

Sean Duffy
CEO

Jane Measday
General Manager Social Support

David Stevens
General Manager Corporate Services.

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Call our Lucas, Sebastapol, Wendouree, Smythesdale and Victoria Street sites on (03) 5338 4500
and headspace on (03) 5304 4777.

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