Western NSW Local Health District (WNSWLHD)
Wendy’s current role is one of two positions as the Aboriginal
Immunisation Health Worker, covering the Western and Far West
Local Health Districts.
The key responsibility of this position is to implement specific
strategies to improve Aboriginal immunisation coverage
and timeliness of vaccination to the Aboriginal communities
across both Districts.
Wendy has devised the 11A-ACIR Report Guide; a structural
manual to assist nurses, practice managers, other service
providers and stakeholder’s to access the ACIR database.
This process enables service providers to enter Aboriginal
children’s vaccination history correctly and in a timely manner.
Wendy has also provided leadership and mentoring to colleagues
and her team by continuing to raise the profile of the Aboriginal