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Faces of Peninsula Health – Meet Jane Roberts

When Jane Roberts joined Peninsula Health 13 years ago, she was working as a physiotherapist in the Rehabilitation Unit. Fast forward to 2019 and Jane is the Operations Director of Medicine, where she manages more than 160 beds at Frankston Hospital. Jane took on a number of leadership roles after joining Peninsula Health, which led […]

Faces of Peninsula Health Q&A with Social Worker Breanne

Job title: Women’s and Children’s Health Social Worker Q: How long have you worked at Peninsula Health?   A: 4 years Q: What is your background?   A: I completed my Bachelor of Social Work at RMIT. I applied for a job at Peninsula Health as a new graduate and have worked here since. Q: […]

Faces of Peninsula Health: Q&A with Brydee and Lisa

Brydee Dullard and Lisa Beckinsale are Nurse Practitioners in the Emergency Department at Frankston Hospital. Q: How long have you worked at Peninsula Health? Brydee: 8 years Lisa: 19 years Q: What is your background? Brydee: 2011: Graduate Program at Peninsula Health. 2012: Employed by the Emergency Department. 2013: Graduate Certificate in Critical care Nursing […]

Faces of Peninsula Health – Meet Colleen White

Mother of six, marathon runner and Operations Director of Women’s, Children’s and Adolescent Health, Colleen White, started at Peninsula Health six months ago. “I’m loving working here – this is where I live and it’s nice to feel like I am making a difference in my community,” she says. “The team here are fabulous – […]

Faces of Peninsula Health: Q&A with Ticki

Name: Denise ‘Ticki’ Donnelly Job title: MePACS Monitor Q: How long have you worked at MePACS? A: I have worked with Peninsula Health for over six years, with the last four years at MePACS. Q: What is your background? A: I have a Certificate 3 in Health and also a Diploma of Community Service specialising […]

Faces of Peninsula Health: Q&A with Matt Baynes

Name: Matt Baynes Job title: Senior Clinician – RN Grade 4 Year 5 – Mornington Team – Adult Community Mental Health Team Q: How long have you worked at Peninsula Health? A: I will have worked for Peninsula Health for 19 years in January 2019 Q: What is your background? A: I am a registered […]

Faces of Peninsula Health: Q&A with Fleur Dodds

Name:  Fleur Dodds Job title: Clinical Nurse Specialist Q: How long have you worked at Peninsula Health? A: I have worked in the Rosebud Emergency Department for 2 years. Q: What is your background?  A: I am a Critical Care Registered Nurse. I spent many years working in ICU before heading on a working holiday […]

Faces of Peninsula Health – Meet Peter Ryan

Behind the scenes, there are many dedicated staff members like Peter Ryan, who help keep the health service running every day. “Cleaners have a very important role – we keep the germs away,” says Peter, who is part of Peninsula Health’s Environmental Services Team. “If it wasn’t for our team the place would be a […]

Faces of Peninsula Health: Q&A with Dr Anjali Khushu

Dr Anjali Khushu is the Head of Geriatric Medicine at Peninsula Health. She joined Peninsula Health in 2008 after working as a Consultant Geriatrician at Monash Health. She shares what she enjoys most about her role at Peninsula Health and has some important health tips.  Q: Why did you decide to specialise in geriatric medicine? […]

Faces of Peninsula Health: Q&A with Jessie Cafarella

Name: Jessie Cafarella Job title:  Speech Pathologist Q: How long have you worked at Peninsula Health? A: Just over a year Q: What is your background? (ie qualification, how did you come into this role?) A: I have a Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Speech Pathology Practice. Once I graduated, I spent 18 […]