Supporting everyone to be healthy and live well

Aboriginal Liaison Officer

Contact Details

Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday
Location: Leichardt Street, Echuca Regional Health
Phone: 03 5485 5836

Services

  • Provide Support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people using services at Echuca Regional Health
  • Assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to access other services in the Community, including:
    • Echuca Moama Family Medical Practice
    • Njernda Health Services (Echuca)
    • Rich River Health Group (Echuca)
    • Rumbalara (Shepparton)
    • Viney Morgan AMS (Cummeragunja)
  • Support Echuca Regional Health staff to ensure culturally sensitive health services are provided
  • Ensure appropriate referrals are made to other services
  • Be an advocate for all Aboriginal People and carers within Echuca Regional Health
  • Organise transport of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to and from hospital
  • Provide support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people following discharge from hospital

Plaques placed at the ERH entrances “are to show Aboriginal people that they are welcome at ERH and so they know ERH is Koori-friendly.”

 

 


Departments and Services Hospital Aboriginal Liaison Officer