Melbourne Health is one of Australia’s leading public healthcare providers.

Royal Melbourne Hospital nurses

Melbourne Health was established in July 2000 under the Health Services Act 1988 (Victoria).

The Board comprises up to nine independent non-executive directors. The Directors are elected for a term of up to three years, and may be re-elected to serve for up to nine years.

The Board is accountable to the Minister for Health. Its role is to exercise governance in the achievement of Melbourne Health’s objectives as detailed in the Melbourne Health Strategic Plan and Melbourne Health Annual Business Plan.

In accordance with the Financial Management Act 1994, our annual report of operations for Melbourne Health are below.