Bass Coast Health (BCH) is the major public healthcare provider within the Bass Coast Shire in South Gippsland. It is an integrated health service providing a range of acute, sub-acute, ancillary medical, aged and ambulatory care services. BCH is fully accredited by the Australian Council on Health Care Standards (ACHS) and is equipped to offer a broad range of specialist medical, surgical and obstetric services including orthopaedics, ophthalmology, gynaecology, paediatrics, urology and rehabilitation.
BCH is identified as a subregional service provider, with a $115m Wonthaggi Hospital Expansion completed in Nov 2022 and Philip Island Community Hospital TBC 2024/2025. Womens & Families services has been allocated $290m, to increase services to level 4 Maternity and level 3 Nursery as part of the hospital expansion, TBC Nov 2023, to meet growing needs and community expectations.
This is an exciting time to come on board with a diverse regional centre, with all the benefits of the coastal lifestyle whilst only a 2-hour drive from the CBD.