Ballan District Health & Care – located between Melbourne and Ballarat along the Western Highway – is a rural healthcare provider to the residents of Ballan and surrounding Districts.
Employing more than 170 people and supported by more than 70 volunteers (Annual Report 2017/2018), Ballan District Health & Care provides an integrated single-site model of care: offering primary healthcare, hospital, aged care, rehabilitation services, welfare and wellness services.
How to get involved in your local health service
Ballan District Health & Care is actively seeking consumers (Consumer Reps) to participate in various committees and working groups, including:
- People & Culture
- Infection Prevention
- Work Health & Safety
- Clinical & Primary Care
- Medication Safety
- Clinical Governance
Protect yourself against the flu
Flu shot clinics at Ballan District Health & Care (164 Inglis St, Ballan):
- Monday 29 April (morning)
- Wednesday 1 May (morning)
- Monday 6 May (morning/afternoon)
- Wednesday 8 May (morning)
- Friday 10 May (morning)
- Monday 13 May (morning/afternoon)
- Wednesday 15 May (morning)
- Tuesday 21 May (morning/afternoon)
Cost: $15 per shot
To Book: See Clinic Reception or call (03) 5366 7999.
Eligible for the free flu vaccination:
- Aged 6 Months – 5 Years
- Aged over 65
- Torres Strait Islander
- Some chronic conditions
Urgent Care – Open 24 hours
In an emergency or life threatening situation, please call 000 for an ambulance.
If urgent, but non life threatening, please present at the Urgent Care Centre (33 Cowie Street, Ballan) and press Buzzer in the ambulance bay.
Or call (03) 5368 1100 to speak with a nurse.