The Board of East Wimmera Health Service are excited to engage with the community to work out the best direction for the organisation now and into the future. We would like to invite all of our community, key stakeholders and staff to participate in the Strategic Planning process.
We would like to hear directly from you and have created a range of ways in which you can let us know what you think. We have:
Use one or all opportunities for engagement. We are waiting to hear from you and hope that you can help us ensure that East Wimmera Health Service not only survives but thrives into the future.
It is a legal requirement that Victorian public health services, like East Wimmera Health Service, develop a strategic plan. It is expected that Strategic Plans will cover a period of three to five years and are documents that describe a health services context, purpose, vision, objectives and longer term strategies to deliver on their vision in line with Government policy and other Statewide plans.
The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services, Strategic Planning Guidelines describe strategic planning as, “the process of producing fundamental decisions and actions that shape and guide what an organisation is, what it does and why it does it.”
The purpose of the East Wimmera Health Services Strategic Plan is to demonstrate:
To help us plan our collective future we need to hear from you, Community Members and East Wimmera Health Service Staff Members. From 3-14 August our phone lines are open. Book now to schedule a 20 minute phone interview with our facilitator Claire Edwards. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your preferred interview date and time.
In early August 2020 we will be running Community Forums (St Arnaud, Charlton, Wycheproof, Donald & Birchip ) and Staff Workshops to ensure we have heard you correctly and understand what you want our future to look like. If you are interested in attending a Community Forum or a Staff Workshop email email@example.com expressing your interest and we will notify you of the date, time and location as they are scheduled.
Strategic Planning Engagement
Community and Staff Forums
Board Strategic Planning
Strategic Plan Development and Ministerial Approval
Strategic Plan Released
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