Quality committee

The responsibility of continuous improvement and quality activities are an important part of our everyday operations. The Quality Committee meets monthly and is responsible for overseeing the Quality Management System of Wimmera UnitingCare with the aim of ensuring that all programs are consistent with the agency purpose, mission and values while ensuring legislation and standards are met and accreditation is maintained while driving a culture of continual quality improvement and industry best practice.

The key objectives of the quality committee include providing a mechanism for consultation and communication throughout the agency on policies, procedures and forms issues. They also monitor and review the agency Quality Plan and ensure accreditation information is shared throughout the organisation. The Chief Executive Officer is a member of the Quality Committee which comprises of representatives from all Wimmera UnitingCare programs. The Quality Committee is accountable to the Senior Management Group who are then accountable to the Board of Governance.