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Board of Management

The Kerang District Health Board Members voluntarily attend board meetings, sub-committee meetings, conferences and workshops and represent the health service at various industry meetings with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). In addition they contribute to the development of the health service by providing policy and strategic direction.


Current Board Members               




Oscar Aertssen

Board Member  

Business Owner

Deirdre Broad


Senior Tax Accountant

Lauren Edwards

Board Member 


Kylie Liebmann


Medical Scientist

Melissa Iskov

Board Member 

 Legal Practitioner

Andrew Jeffreys

Vice President  


Melonie Lane

Board Member 

MDAS Aboriginal Health Worker

Sharmila Chandran

Board Member 

Consultant Nephrologist


Board of Management application information:

Board Member applications are announced in the local papers. Interested persons are encouraged to contact  the Loddon Mallee Regional Office of DHHS on 5434 5555 for more information. The Loddon Mallee Regional OFfice of DHHS is located at 74-78 Queen Street, Bendigo Vic 3552.  Email:



Kerang District Health is governed by a Board of Management, members of which are appointed by the Governor-in-Council.  The Board of Management comprises eight (8) members who meet twice monthly.

The objects of Kerang District Health are detailed in its By Laws as follows:

  • To organise for and provide health care services in the Kerang district, including regional services and services provided jointly with other agencies in accordance with Health Services Act 1988 and other relevant Acts and Regulations.

  • To utilise appropriate physical and personnel resources, knowledge and technologies available to promote health and to prevent, treat and alleviate disease, injury and suffering so far as possible in the prevailing conditions.

  • To set and achieve standards consistent with prevailing principles of quality patient care and community health needs.

  • To foster continuing improvement in standards through education, research and training.

  • To arrange, manage, and provide programs and services designed to reduce social isolation.

  • To arrange, manage, provide opportunities for social interaction including an integrated range of services for the diverse needs of individuals and families.

  • To operate a Neighbourhood House.



Kerang District Health is located in the Loddon Mallee Region of the Victoria Government's Department of Health. 

The responsible Minister is the Hon. Martin Foley - Minister for Health and Ambulance Services.



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