The department hosted a series of webinars for new and reappointed directors of the boards of public health services and public hospitals. Three webinars were held during August – September 2021 focused on the induction of new directors. The webinars are also able to assist the knowledge of continuing directors.
The first webinar was held on 11 August, it introduced directors to the Victorian health system. It was facilitated by Dr Joanna Flynn, Chair of the Boards Ministerial Advisory Committee, and it included a Minister’s welcome from the Hon. Martin Foley, the Minister for Health; a Secretary’s welcome by Professor Euan Wallace, the Secretary of the Department of Health; and presentations by Ms Jodie Geissler, Deputy Secretary, Commissioning and Systems Improvement; and Ms Robyn Hudson, the Acting CEO, Safer Care Victoria.
For more information, see Information and education for health service boards.