Our staff


Dr Ron Sultana — Director Epworth Emergency


Dr Ron Sultana is an emergency physician and director of Epworth Richmond’s emergency department. Ron has worked in the private sector for over 14 years. A key focus of his is to develop a team and environment that provides consistent excellent patient care and to use knowledge of current research trends to evolve practice. Ron also has a keen interest in clinical decision-making, medicolegal issues, research, biostatistics and health informatics.


Professional associations:

  • Australian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM)


Dr Vasilios Nimorakiotakis (Bill Nimo) — Deputy Director Epworth Emergency



Dr Bill Nimo, full name Vasilios Nimorakiotakis, is an emergency physician and the deputy director of Epworth Richmond’s emergency department. He has a special interest in retrieval medicine, toxinology, emergency medicine in developing countries and teaching. Bill has been at Epworth Richmond emergency department for over 17 years.


Professional associations:

  • Australian College of Emergency Medicine (ACEM)
  • Australian College or Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM)


Felicity Black — Nurse Unit Manager

RN, Grad Dip Nursing Studies (Emerg Nsg), MN


Felicity is a registered nurse and the nurse unit manager of Epworth Richmond’s emergency department. Growing up in Melbourne before moving to the UK, Felicity qualified as a registered nurse in 2005 from The University of York in England. She worked in urology and general surgery wards and accident and emergency before returning to Melbourne and commencing in the Epworth emergency department. Felicity has worked in the Epworth Hospital Emergency Department for seven years.


Professional associations:

  • College of Emergency Nurses Australia (CENA)


Lisa Elliott — Personal Assistant


You can contact administration at the Epworth Emergency Department on:


62 Erin Street, Richmond 3121 Victoria

Phone: (03) 9426 8329

Fax: (03) 8420 2637

Email: lisa.elliott@epworth.org.au​


In an emergency always call 000 first.

Epworth Emergency is open 24/7, located at 62 Erin Street, Richmond.

Phone: (03) 9506 3000


Career opportunities

Epworth’s emergency department employs highly qualified doctors and nurses in a dynamic work environment with a high acuity case mix. The skill and experience of Epworth’s emergency department staff ensures the highest level of clinical safety is met, and we offer strong professional support to employees.


If you are interested in current or future opportunities, register your interest at  www.epworthcareers.org.au.