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about us

Welcome to Peninsula Health. We are the major public health service for Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula, providing world-class healthcare for you and your family.

 Our Hospitals and Facilities

Our hospitals and facilities include:

We also deliver a range of community and mental health programs across Frankston, Mornington, Rosebud and Hastings.

Our Services and Clinics

We provide care for local residents from birth through to end of life care, and a comprehensive range of sub-specialties including emergency medicine, intensive care, obstetrics and gynaecology, aged care, rehabilitation, oncology, mental health, and care in the home.

Our Vision

To provide exceptional health and community care

Our Purpose

We work together to build a healthy community

Our Values

Our values guide the way we work together to achieve our vision and purpose.

  • Be the Best – we strive for excellence in all that we do
  • Be a Role Model – together, our behaviours build our culture
  • Be Open and Honest – we are transparent, accountable and innovative
  • Be Compassionate and Respectful– we embrace diversity, advocate and care for our consumers, support our peers and grow our teams in a safe, kind and meaningful way
  • Be Collaborative – our impact is better and stronger when we are inclusive and engaging of a broad network of people

Our Strategic Priorities

We have five key strategic issues:

  • Our Care – we will create an inspiring and supportive culture that fosters high quality care which is safe, personal, effective and connected, and has a strong focus on the customer experience.
  • Our People – we will create remarkable opportunities for the development and wellbeing of our people who together contribute to improving the health of our community.
  • Our Community – we will work together with our community and partners to become the leader for integrated healthcare.
  • Our Ideas – we will harness the great ideas from our people to help us to learn, improve, innovate and deliver exceptional care.
  • Our Workplace – we will design and build contemporary facilities which integrate the use of technology and data to support the provision of high quality, connected care.

Our Catchment Area

We cover the local government areas of Frankston, Mornington Peninsula and parts of the City of Kingston. The catchment extends from the bayside areas bordered by Carrum in the north, Langwarrin and Hastings to the east, and down to Portsea and Flinders in the south.

Peninsula Health covers an area of approximately 850 square kilometres and a population of 300,000 people which can increase by around 100,000 in peak tourism seasons.