More nurses heading to Ballarat after recruitment campaign

September 13, 2023 11:52 am in by
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Another 33 nurses are set to join Grampians Health in Ballarat soon, after a successful international recruitment campaign.

167 nurses have joined through the program to fill a number of positions across the region, with 122 joining the Ballarat campus since March 2022.

89 nurses are already helping patients in the city.

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The new recruits are from a variety of specialties, including aged care, rehabilitation, dialysis and mental health.

Among the new Ballarat staff, two new pharmacists were recruited, with two social workers from the UK and Singapore soon to join the team.