Grampians and Loddon Mallee


Information and resources

Clinical support and advice

Contact the Manager, Orticare for advice and access to:

  • Rural Addiction Medicine Pharmacotherapy Specialist (RAMPS) consultation, advice and continuing education
  • Mentoring opportunities and secondary consultations with experienced professional peers in general practice, community pharmacy and nursing
  • Nurse Practitioner-led clinics and consultations
  • Best practice guidelines, clinical information, business resources and supports
  • Clinical networks for health professionals with an interest in addiction treatment and harm reduction.

Education and training

Access to opioid pharmacotherapy training including:

  • MATOD – run by RACGP for GPs and Nurse Practitioners – Module 1 is online and Module 2 is face-to-face.
  • Victorian Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Training Program – run by PSA. Parts 1 and 2 conducted online or face-to-face.
  • For other training and education opportunities that are regionally-based and accessible and that address demonstrated local needs including pharmacotherapy, harm reduction, chronic pain, psycho-social treatment approaches, comorbidities, contact the Manager, Orticare.


Manager OrticarePauline Molloy5338 9142 or 0429 363
Orticare Liaison Officer (North West)Katherine Hancy0419 512
Orticare Liaison Officer (Central)Deb Harris0497 587
Orticare Liaison Officer (Central)Jess Larm0491 174