Jess Widdop standing in front of the wall covered in photos honouring nurses through the years at NHW.

Strength in diversity

As Wangaratta’s largest employer with around 1600 staff, it is no surprise that NHW’s workforce is one of the most diverse in the Rural City.

Karyn and Lois stood in front of the wall covered in photos honouring nurses through the years at NHW.

Epic careers in caring for others

Karyn Holwell and Lois Foley have spent almost 50 years as nurses at Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) and both remain passionate about their careers.

Kevin Vaughan standing in front of the 140 years commemorative wall at NHW.

A continuous learning curve

Kevin Vaughan has experienced and initiated significant change in his 35 years at NHW.

group of ladies from the NHW educational team standing behind a healthcare training manikin

Making the right career choice

A six month stint as a social worker locum extends to 27 years of achievement for Jacqui Verdon at Northeast Health Wangaratta.

Yvonne Gibson looking at NHW memorabilia from the last 150 years.

A familiar face in a changing world

Yvonne Gibson began her career at the health service 22 years ago when it was known as the Wangaratta District Base Hospital.

NHW volunteer Linda Hughes stood at the front entrance of the hospital holding a face mask.

Our selfless volunteers

NHW is the region’s largest employer and alongside our paid workforce are the volunteers who selflessly give their time each week to those in the hospital system.