Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Vasey RSL Care Ltd is pleased to announce The Hon Michael J R MacKellar AM, BScAgr(Syd) MA(Oxon) MAICD, as its new Chairman of the Board. MacKellar was appointed to the position at a meeting of Directors on 12 December 2012 and has been a member of the Board since 20 June 2010.  

The Hon MacKellar is an agricultural scientist and former Commonwealth Minister in a number of portfolios, including Health, and was the Liberal member for Waringah from 1969 until 1994.  He works with various Medical Research Institutes and is a Director of the National Ageing Research Institute.

MacKellar was appointed a Member (AM) of the Order of Australia for services to the parliament of Australia and to the community through contributions to a range of research and health organisations in the 2011 Australia Day Honours.

The Hon Michael MacKellar AM, succeeds Dr James E Breheny OAM, the inaugural Chairman of Vasey RSL Care since its inception in 2004.

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Vasey RSL Care

Vasey RSL Care provides independent living, in-home and residential aged care services.

Highly organised and respectful of privacy, Vasey RSL Care nurses and carers take great pride in the care and support they provide to older Australians.

Vasey RSL Care upholds the values and traditions Australians hold dear: caring for one another, a respect for tradition and good humour.

A not-for-profit community organisation, we welcome all community members. We re-invest all revenue in our people, equipment and accommodation, embracing advances in care while remaining true to our unique and significant heritage.
John Isaacs
P: 03 9818 0568


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