Reception Staff:

Left to right:   Kay, Paula (Office Manager), Sandra -Retired March 2020, Dianne (Practice Manager), Kylie, Stephanie and Natalie.

The Otway Medical Clinic has a range of support staff:

Practice Manager:

Mrs Dianne Loubey – Dip App. Sc
Dianne has been the full-time Practice Manager since 1996.

Office Manager: 

Mrs. Paula Dare
Paula has been the full-time Office Manager since 1996

Reception Staff: 

Mrs. Helen Osbourne,
Mrs Kayleen McKay,
Ms. Natalie Shields,
Ms Stephanie Langdon,
Ms Kylie Cann,
Ms Bev Whelan (Holiday Relievers)

Practice Nurses:

Mrs. Carol Crabbe,
Mrs. Barbara Stephenson (RN and Health Assessment Nurse),
Ms.Ally Seal (RN and Midwife)
Ms Kate House (RN) .

Senior Practice Nurse Leader

Carol Crabbe joined the Practice Nurse team in 2011 and she has 25 years of nursing experience.

Carol has a special interest in all areas of General Practice Nursing and she regularly upskills in knowledge in Wound Care .

Practice Nurse Sarah Murfitt/Newton

Sarah is a local girl who has also completed her midwifery training. She works at  the Otway Clinic part time and also at Colac Area Health as a midwife.  Sarah has worked with us both during and post studies and she hopes to do further study in infant welfare nursing in 2020.

Practice Nurse  – Barbara Stephensen

Barb grew up on a farm at Eurack and she trained at the  Geelong Hospital in the ’80’s.  She has had a long career in nursing both in hospital and community settings. Barb has joined our team as a Practice Nurse and Health Assessment Nurse.   Barb has fantastic experience in Aged Care Nursing and she can assist patients who wish to complete paperwork for Advanced Care Plans and for the appointment of Medical Treatment Decisions Makers.