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Peter Craighead - Chief Executive

Peter has qualifications in nursing, midwifery and health administration. Before being appointed to Latrobe Regional Hospital, he was CEO at health services in Sale and Yarram.

Peter holds an executive position with the Gippsland Health Alliance. He has experience in planning for the future health needs of Australians and has consulted for the Commonwealth Government and state governments. He has a strong interest in the viability and sustainability of rural health services.


Amanda Cameron - Director Nursing, Midwifery and Clinical Services

Amanda trained at St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne and has worked in senior management positions at Warragul, Bairnsdale and Sale hospitals.

Amanda is a registered nurse and has a Bachelor of Nursing, Graduate Diploma in Critical Care and holds a Master of Health Administration from La Trobe University. She is a member of the Australian College of Health Service Management and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

 


Dr Simon Fraser - Chief Medical Officer

Simon is a newborn and general paediatrician who began work in medical administration in 2000.

After completing a Master of Public Policy and Management, Simon worked as a medical director at a number of regional and sub-regional Victorian health services since. In 2011 Simon completed his Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators. He is a member of the Australian Medical Association, Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand and is the neonatal advisor to the Victorian Maternity and Neonatal Clinical Network. He is on the neonatal subcommittee of the Consultative Council on Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity.


Cayte Hoppner - Director Mental Health

Cayte is a credentialed mental health nurse and an endorsed mental health nurse practitioner.

She has worked in various clinical and management positions across Queensland, South Australia and Victoria. Cayte holds a Graduate Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing, a Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health, an Advanced Certificate in Pharmacology, a Master of Nursing and a Graduate Certificate of Management.

Cayte is a member of the Australian College of Nurse Practitioners, Australian College of Nursing, Australasian College of Health Service Management, Emergency Nurses Association (USA), Australian Institute of Company Directors and Australian College of Mental Health Nurses.


Gary Gray - Director Corporate Services

Gary has qualifications in health administration, accounting and human resource management.

His previous appointments include CEO Bairnsdale Regional Health Service, other CEO appointments, senior health care management appointments in New Zealand and Chief Operating Officer for The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health.

Gary is a former board member for the Victorian Hospitals Industrial Association and is currently a Fellow with the Australian College of Health Service Management.


Our Heart Appeal continues to raise money for a new local service

Community groups, businesses and individuals have been incredibly generous with donations to our Heart Appeal which is raising money to purchase equipment for our new cardiac catheterisation laboratory to diagnose and treat serious heart conditions.

You can make a difference to the lives of people in our community. Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible. Click on the Make A Donation link or contact LRH Fundraising on 5173 8577. Thank you for your support!

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For general enquiries to Latrobe Regional Hospital
Telephone: 03 5173 8000 - Fax: 03 5173 8444
Email: enquiries@lrh.com.au

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Emergency Department Telephone: 03 5173 8222
For emergency assistance telephone 000

Mental Health Triage
Single point of entry for referral to Latrobe Regional Hospital
Mental Health Service Telephone: 1300 363 322
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10 Village Avenue, Traralgon West, Victoria, 3844
PO Box 424, Traralgon, Victoria,3844
ABN: 18 128 843 652

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