• Integrity

    We value integrity, honesty and respect in all relationships.

  • Excellence

    We value excellence as the appropriate standard for all services and practices.

  • Community

    We respect the dignity and rights of our community and acknowledge their beliefs, regardless of their cultural, spiritual or socioeconomic background.

  • Working Together

    We value equally all people who make a contribution to EGHS to achieve shared goals.

    Working Together
  • Learning Culture

    We strive to continually learn and develop through education, training, mentoring and by teaching others.

    Learning Culture

Staff Benefits

Cafe Pyrenees
Cafe Pyrenees provides meals for employees and visitors and is located at the Ararat Campus at the rear of Pyrenees House.  Cafe Pyrenees is open Monday to Friday from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm.

Car Parking
Free parking is available at both Ararat and Willaura. Special parking areas have been reserved for Medical Staff and Ambulance vehicles. The Health Service accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever for any loss or damage to vehicles while parked on the Health Service’s property.

Deductions Through Payroll
Deductions from your pay can be arranged through the Pay Office.

Immunisations are provided for vaccine preventable diseases such as Hepatitis B and Tetanus.
Mantoux testing is available at specified intervals.
An annual Influenza Vaccination campaign is held and staff participation is encouraged.

Physiotherapy, Podiatry & Community Health Services
Physiotherapy, Podiatry & Community Health Services fees are discounted for East Grampians Health Service staff.

Radiology & Pathology
Bulk Billing applies to all staff requiring Radiology and Pathology services.

Salary Packaging
Arrangements can be made for the deduction of Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrifice. A Packaging kit is available from the Pay Office and is subject to the current Health Service Policy.

Health Promotion Events
Health Promotion programs, organised by staff from the Community Health Centre, are available to all EGHS staff.

East Grampians Health Service supports the health and wellbeing of its employees by subsidising staff exercise classes twice a week.

The classes are facilitated by local fitness trainers and incorporate cardio, strength and circuit sessions so there is something for everyone!

Classes are held Tuesday’s and Thursday’s at 5.30 pm in the Physiotherapy gym at the Community Health Centre.

As well as encouraging the physical well being of staff, classes bring different elements of the health service together in a supportive, social environment.

All staff, regardless of fitness levels are invited to attend these free classes.

Staff Ball
An annual ball is held for all staff members.