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Meet Wendy Cruickshank, our regional manager in Dubbo

Meet Wendy Cruickshank, our regional manager in Dubbo

Stepping into the role of acting Regional Manager at Westfund Health Insurance’s Dubbo Care Centre is Wendy Cruickshank. Wendy has taken on the role in the absence of Nicole Hilliard who is currently on maternity leave. Wendy has been with Westfund for nearly three years as a Branch Sales Consultant and has spent that time… 

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Boyne Island State School Receive a Life Saving Piece of Equipment

Boyne Island State School Receive a Life Saving Piece of Equipment

Our Here for Hearts program has helped another school gain access to a life-saving piece of equipment. Boyne Island State School is the lucky recipient of a subsided Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) after their application for the program was successful. Here for Hearts is a collaboration with the Defibshop which aims to increase both awareness… 

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Susan's Trek4Kidz off to a strong start

Susan's Trek4Kidz off to a strong start

Staff at Westfund Health Insurance’s head office got creative with crazy hats and hairstyles to raise money for one of their colleagues. Service Support Officer Susan Eckford and her husband Ross will be heading off in August to participate in the Trek4Kidz. The Trek4Kidz is an annual week-long event during which a group explores different… 

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Regional Access to Quality Health Care.

Regional Access to Quality Health Care.

Regional Australians attempting to access quality health care can often encounter challenges unexperienced by their city counterparts. The demand versus the more limited supply means that options can be fewer, distances travelled much greater and costs prohibitive. While access to doctors isn’t always an issue, access to specialists can be difficult. This was the issue… 

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