The independent Better Care Victoria Board will advise the Minister for Health and the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services on health sector innovation. The Board will also provide recommendations on the most effective ways to invest the Better Care Victoria: Innovation Fund to drive improvement.

The Board will actively engage with the sector, providing specialist clinical and non-clinical leadership on health innovation best practice.

The Better Care Victoria Board (formally operating as the Health Innovation and Reform Council) is established by Part 6A of the Health Services Act 1988.