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IEPCP October E-Bulletin 2017

16.10.2017 e-Bulletin

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: October 2017

02.10.2017 News

Strategic Plan Partner Workshop The Inner East PCP convened a partner’s workshop to present the draft Inner East PCP Strategic Plan 2017-2021 to partners for feedback. With an excellent response, the workshop was attended by 30 partner representatives from across the Inner East, as well as the Department of Health and Human Services. The workshop, […]

Coffee With…Bronwyn Upston: Whitehorse City Council

02.10.2017 Coffee With

Describe your work as Community Development Officer, Health & Wellbeing, at Whitehorse City Council? As my title suggests, my role is to promote the health and wellbeing of the community in the City of Whitehorse. Our community development team work to enhance the social connectedness, strengths and resilience of the people who live, work, study […]

Regional Consultations: Community Services Industry Planning

26.09.2017 News

Victoria has a mature and vibrant community and social services sector, with a proud history of supporting people experiencing poverty and disadvantage. However, the sector is entering a time of significant change driven by State and Commonwealth Government reforms, as well as social and economic factors. It is critical that planning for the industry is […]

Consultation: Changes to public health notification requirements for doctors and laboratories

26.09.2017 News

Medical practitioners and laboratories in a range of settings – including public and private hospitals, primary and community health, private practice and commercial pathology services – are required to notify specific cases of infectious disease and other medical conditions to the department. These notifications protect the health of Victorians as they allow the department to […]

IEPCP September E-Bulletin 2017

26.09.2017 e-Bulletin

Family Violence Consultations: A new information sharing scheme to improve victims’ safety and hold perpetrators to account

26.09.2017 News

A new information sharing scheme to improve victims’ safety and hold perpetrators to account received Royal Assent on 14 June 2017,  as part of The Family Violence Protection Amendment (Information Sharing) Act 2017 (the Act). It will allow a trusted circle of prescribed organisations to share information to assess and manage risks posed by a […]

Low Intensity Mental Health Program

14.09.2017 News

Please see information attached for a NEW Low Intensity Mental Health Program – Neami Steps to Wellbeing. This initiative is funded though Eastern Melbourne Primary Health Network as part of their stepped care model for Mental Health. This program, delivered by Neami National, will be offering short-term wellbeing coaching to people who reside in the […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: September 2017

04.09.2017 News

Latest news at the IEPCP Last month we farewelled Sally Missing after three years at the helm and the Inner East PCP Executive appointed myself, Tracey Blythe, as Acting Executive Officer. A key task for me this month has been to develop the 2017-2021 IEPCP Strategic Plan – due to be finalised by the end […]

IEPCP August E-Bulletin 2017

04.09.2017 e-Bulletin

Coffee with…Elizabeth Baxter: Villa Maria Catholic Homes

04.09.2017 Coffee With

Describe your work at Villa Maria Catholic Homes My role is to facilitate the access of individualised dementia and cognition support to people living in the community. This involves awareness raising, developing collaborative projects with a range of existing and new services, education of staff, families and people living with dementia, linking individuals into specialised […]

Coffee With…Dr Tamsin Short: Connect4Health

02.08.2017 Coffee With

What is Connect4Health? Describe your role as Executive Director, Drug and Alcohol Services? My position is a unique role working across three community health services (Access Health and Community, Carrington Health and Link Health and Community) to develop the alcohol and other drug (AOD) services to deliver a holistic, integrated service within the community health […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: August 2017

01.08.2017 News

After just over three years in the role, I have decided that it is time to retire and embrace “the third age”.   We have just completed a three year strategic plan – started just after I arrived – and are currently embarking on developing a new plan. Developing a summary of the completed plan has […]

IEPCP July E-Bulletin 2017

10.07.2017 e-Bulletin

2017 Musculoskeletal Health Webinar Series

04.07.2017 News

2017 Musculoskeletal Health Webinar Series: Webinars 6-11 Date and Time: 7-8pm (AEST) on various dates between July – November 2017. Audience: Health professionals of various disciplines across the musculoskeletal health and other sectors. Purpose: To provide participants with clinically-meaningful skills and knowledge to deliver recommended care by focusing on issues relevant to the evidence-based treatment […]

Coffee with…Kate Jeffery, Link Health & Community

29.06.2017 Coffee With

Describe your role as Senior Strategy, Research and Inclusion Officer at Link HC? Strategy, research and inclusion is quite wide-ranging as a portfolio. Strategy can include: service planning; developing strategy plans for improving cultural competency; responding to diversity; identifying opportunities to work with partner organisations; helping to develop initiatives designed to meet gaps in our services; […]

Women’s Health East Vacancy

20.06.2017 News

Women’s Health East are looking for a project coordinator to fulfil the role funded by their successful Community Partnerships for Primary Prevention grant application. Further information is available from the WHE website  Position description Closing date for applications: July 17  

IEPCP June E-Bulletin 2017

19.06.2017 e-Bulletin

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: June 2017

08.06.2017 News

The Well The EMR PCPs are working hard to continue the development of The Well website – a collaborative venture between Outer and Inner East Primary Care Partnerships.  Recent work has included contracting of a new website developer and development of online links between the priorities “portals” on the site and the Victorian Government Outcomes Framework. […]

Coffee with…Klaudia Lozo, Louise Multicultural Community Centre

08.06.2017 Coffee With

   Describe your work/role at Louise Multicultural Community Centre The Louise Multicultural Community Centre (LMCC) works with migrants and refugees living in Australia by encouraging and assisting them to practice, enjoy and share their own culture and to fully participate in public and civic life. LMCC offers programs and activities, of which the core are […]

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