November Volunteer of the Month - Allan Olive


WDHS’s November Volunteer of the Month, Allan Olive with his award

Western District Health Service (WDHS) November Volunteer of the Month, Allan Olive is a driver for the Hamilton Community Transport Service.

Mr Olive drives clients to various appointments predominantly on long haul trips, taking clients to Melbourne up to four times a month.

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October Volunteer of the Month – Elizabeth Gribbin


WDHS’s October Volunteer of the Month, Elizabeth Gribbin with her award

Western District Health Service (WDHS) October Volunteer of the Month, Elizabeth Gribbin is a ‘pink lady’ ward volunteer, hospital information guide and also helps out at the Grange.

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North Hamilton Ladies Auxiliary turn the table for physios


WDHS Chief Executive Rohan Fitzgerald, WDHS Physiotherapist Lauren Davies (lying), WDHS Physiotherapist Leah McGrath, Nancy Taylor, Kathie Vorwerk, May McLean, Cheryl Pitman, Joan Ladd (President), Jean Ross, Ethel Murray and Myra Bish. Absent Jill Iredell

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Community art project fills the Hospital courtyard with reindeer and snowmen


Students from Penshurt Primary School with their reindeer ‘Snowflake’

Snowmen, angels and reindeer filled the Handbury Courtyard at Hamilton Base Hospital (HBH) this week, as part of the Western District Health Service (WDHS) Christmas Community Art Project.

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Western Wellbeing Magazine Spring 2015


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WDHS leads the way helping people ‘rethink sugary drinks’


WDHS Cafeteria Supervisor, Raewyn Powlton with Chief Executive, Rohan Fitzgerald discussing the new WDHS initiative to discontinue selling sugary drinks at its facilities

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Op Shop Golf Tournament a great success


The WDHS Hospital Opportunity Shop team of Jane Sharp, Helen Holcombe, Robyn Holcombe and Di Raymond at the Annual WDHS Golf Tournament 

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WDHS workshops fill with reindeer and snowmen for Xmas art project


WDHS Carpenter, Travis McLeod; Chief Executive, Rohan Fitzgerald; Painter, Ben Taylor and Facilities Manager, Trevor Wathen with some of the figures created for the WDHS
Christmas Art Project

For several weeks, the Western District Health Service (WDHS) Maintenance team has been busy working on a very different design and construction project.

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Op Shop volunteers purchase AccuVein


WDHS Opportunity Shop volunteers trying out the AccuVein device on Chief Executive, Rohan Fitzgerald

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WDHS Annual General Meeting


WDHS Chief Executive, Rohan Fitzgerald, Deakin University Professor, Steven Allender, Staff Above and Beyond Award winner, Brigid Kelly and WDHS Board President, Hugh Macdonald at the WDHS AGM

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