Western Victoria Primary Health Network supports the Practice Manager's Network in our region, providing opportunities for networking, mentoring and education.

Geelong Otway

The Practice Manager's Network meets quarterly for educational information sessions to focus on key general practice issues and to facilitate the dissemination of information on new programs, or changes to existing programs offered by Western Victoria Primary Health Network and its key partners. Practice Managers from Allied Health and Specialist practices are welcome to attend.

The network is also supported through the Practice Manager's email list, which is used to disseminate urgent information. Geelong Otway General Practice, Practice Managers are supported with an opportunity to pose a query to their peers. Geelong Otway general practice and practice managers are supported with an opportunity to pose a query to their peers via the Practice Manager Community of Practice online forum. Contact your assigned Primary Care Consultant to learn how to become involved.

General enquiries are welcome.

Geelong/Otway general practice and practice manager email queries

The purpose of the monthly email query was to provide general practice and practice manager colleagues, the opportunity to pose queries to each other and have de-identified responses returned. The email query activity ceased in August 2017 and is being replaced in October/November 2017, with the Practice Manager Community of Practice open to practice managers in general practice and allied health.

List of Annual Collations

2017/18 Geelong Otway meetings

Practice Manager meetings will be held on Wednesdays in 2017 on the following dates.

Date  Presenter Company Topic Sponsor
15 Nov 2017    Sue Kelly HR4Business 

Recruitment fundamentals including modern award and NES update

Not sponsored, no fee to attend

Register

21 Feb 2018 Sue Kelly HR4Business Occupational Health and Safety Basics HR4Business Donating presentation services

Contact: Jenny Boyd, P: 5222 0802

Ballarat Goldfields

Meeting dates TBC
Contact: Tanya Grandolf, P: 5331 6303

Wimmera Grampians - Horsham

Meeting dates TBC
Contacts: Tanya Hahne, P: 5381 1756

Great South Coast - Warrnambool

Practice Manager Network Meetings are held quarterly to deliver educational information sessions to Practice Managers within the Great South Coast region.

The focus of these sessions is to deliver information on key general practice issues and to facilitate the distribution of information on new programs and/or changes to existing programs, offered by Western Victoria Primary Health Network and its key stakeholders.

Practice Managers from Allied Health and Specialist practices are also welcome to attend meetings.

2017 Great South Coast - Warrnambool meetings

Date Presenter Company Topic
Wednesday 6 December TBC    

Contact: Rachael Bond, P: 5564 5823

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Primary Care Consultant

Jenny Boyd

P: 5222 0802