The Trust Deeds of the Foundation provide for a maximum of five directors to oversee the foundation. More recently, an incorporated body, the Werribee District Hospital Foundation Ltd, was appointed as Trustee and a majority of the inaugural trustees now constitute the new board.
The majority of directors must reside in the City of Wyndham and all must be persons of high standing by virtue of their past or present profession or reputation. Any vacancy on the board is filled following public advertisement and the position of chair is rotated every two years. Current Directors of the Foundation are:
Dr Jason Goh
Jason has been a resident of Point Cook since 2011, and is the Director of Medical Services at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators.
Daniel McDonald has been living in the region for many years. Daniel enjoys giving back to the community and has volunteer with various other community organisations. Daniel is Managing Director, McDonald Bolog law firm.
Dr Callum Scott
A finance broker and former lecturer at the University of Melbourne, Callum is originally from Scotland and has lived in Wyndham since 1989. Callum served as an Officer at the RAAF, based at Laverton and Point Cook. Callum is currently a Chair of Manor Court Werribee Aged Care Ltd and Treasurer of the Rotary Club of Hoppers Crossing.
Mr Nik Tsardakis
Inaugural Director of the Werribee Hospital Foundation, Nik Tsardakis also has fifteen years experience as Director (Past Chairman) in residential aged care and a thirty-seven year working career in banking, capital markets and financial services. Nik is passionate about the availability and quality of local public health care in Wyndham.
Nicole was born, raised and educated in Werribee. Her father Peter Nation ran a successful business in the town and mother was a nurse at Werribee District Hospital laying a strong foundation and work ethic. Nicole is the Perioperative Educator at Mercy Health and also a tutor for Australian College of Nursing.
Bowls & BBQ
Werribee Hospital Foundation is partnering with Werribee Bowling Club to put on a bowls night - Friday 22 March (6 – 10pm). This awesome night will include bowling, a BBQ, raffles, door prizes and much more. Your $20 donation will go towards support equipment for the Special Care Nursery. Grab the family and enjoy a….more info
Local Cricket Heroes
On Friday 1st March junior cricket clubs across Wyndham will turn classic catches, runs and wickets into cash to support our local hospital, the Werribee Mercy Hospital. A huge thanks to the Western Junior Cricket Association and the Wyndham clubs supporting Local Cricket Heroes.more info
INTENSIVE CARE UNIT OPENS AUGUST 2018
The new intensive care unit at Werribee Mercy Hospital has opened and will provide the people of Wyndham more theatres and beds. Hospital waiting times for emergency care and elective surgery will be reduced and patients will get the treatment they need sooner. This significant expansion includes 8 intensive care beds, 6 additional operating theatres,….more info