About Us

As a leading provider of hospital and health services across the Timboon and district region, we’re dedicated to ensuring all residents have the ability to enjoy the highest possible quality of life. This is reflected in our Vision, Mission and Values, as well as through a range of support and education programs and personal home and community care services.

The Timboon and District Healthcare Service organisational structure has been designed to facilitate achievement of the below aims.

 

Our Vision

Working together for a healthy community.

 

Our Mission

Keeping people at the heart of our actions through:

    • Partnering for outcomes
    • Engaging the community
    • Innovative service delivery
    • Maximising quality and safety
    • Embracing change
    • Promoting health and wellbeing across the lifespan

 

Our Values – ICARE

Integrity: We foster an open and positive work environment through honest and ethical behaviours

Compassion: We are understanding of peoples differing needs, opinions and feelings, and treat everyone with empathy

Accountability: We take responsibility for our actions, attitudes and decisions and the impact it has on others within our workplace

Respect: We promote an inclusive and diverse culture by valuing the differing views, qualities, needs and feelings of each other

Excellence: We invest in continuous development opportunities, so we can continue to deliver exceptional services to our community

Timboon and District Healthcare Service provides:

    • a safe, inclusive environment
    • quality, person-centred healthcare, disability supports and other community services and is an organisation that celebrates the diversity of its communities.

 

We are committed to:

  • child safety
    • We actively listen to, respect and empower children.
    • We have systems in place to protect children.
    • We promote the cultural safety, participation and empowerment of Indigenous children, children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and children with a disability.
    • We are building on our existing systems to embed a culture of child safety throughout our organisation and ensure we meet the Victorian Child Safe Standards.
  • gender equity
    • We promote accessibility, active participation and inclusion for LGBTI people

We take great pleasure in introducing you to our current Board of Governance.   Timboon and District Healthcare Service is governed by the Board of Governance, appointed by the Governor-in-Council on the recommendation of the Victorian Minister for Health. Members of the Board of Governance serve in a voluntary capacity.

Come Work for Us

Timboon and District Healthcare Service strives to provide comprehensive, responsive and integrated range of quality health care services to Timboon and surrounding areas. Working together for a healthy community is our primary focus.

Covering all financial management and administrative procedures, Timboon and District Healthcare Service relies on our Chief Executive Officer, Director of Corporate Services and Director of Clinical Services.

TDHS History

Timboon and District Healthcare is at its core, heavily motivated and driven by the community. This stretches back to its beginnings – when a group of local citizens from surrounding townships met to talk about establishing a local hospital.

TDHS Reports and Documents

Timboon and District Healthcare Service is dedicated to providing optimum health and wellness services in the region, bringing together acute hospital services and the broad spectrum of healthcare services, ranging from aged care to community nursing and education programs.

Community Transport Volunteer

Meals on Wheels, Community Transport, Social Support Group, Palliative Care and Visually Impaired Groups are programs run by TDHS, which rely on volunteers to donate their time to support members of our community and play a valuable role in assisting the elderly to remain in their homes as long as possible.