Support & Wellbeing

Northern Health is committed to being an employer of choice; leading by example and creating a workplace culture and environment that values, supports and promotes programs and policies that improve the health and wellbeing of its employees whilst also empowering staff to take responsibility for their health and wellbeing, reducing the incidence of chronic disease.

A mobile friendly e-book has been produced by MIGA as a tool to educate doctors on the issue if doctor’s health. Click here to read more.

By maximising employee access and inclusion, focusing on outcomes, partnering with families and the local communities, Northern Health will cement its commitment to excellence.

Circles of Support

Please refer to Northern Health – OHS – Employee Health & Wellbeing

JMSA has created a  includes names and email addresses of staff that can assist you during the year. It also includes a comprehensive list of support and wellbeing resources that you may find useful during the year – JMSA-Welfare-Contact-List (2)

‘Treat’: Mindfulness Smartphone Application for Clinicians

An app has been developed by two junior Doctors at Alfred Health. This is a simple, free and very user friendly mindfulness / self-care based app – particularly with those short on time in mind.

Victorian Doctors Health Program – a free and compassionate service for Victorian doctors and medical students (03) 9280 8712 or  VDHP Peer Support Handout  VDHP Brochure 

Other Resources