Passing of Maureen O’Donnell: WNSW PHN Statement

The Board and Management of WNSW PHN wishes to express its deepest sympathy at the passing of Maari Ma Health Aboriginal Corporation Board Chair, Maureen O’Donnell.
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1st Year Kickstart into Health Science for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students interested in entering a first year of Diploma of Health Science – Mental Health at Charles Sturt University are being offered an opportunity to get thousands of dollars of support for their studies.

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WNSW PHN Welcomes Commonwealth Government’s Commitment to Primary Health

WNSW PHN has welcomed the commitment of the Australian Government’s investment of $584billion for health and aged care services and initiatives to provide Australians with timely and affordable access to high quality health care as announced in the annual budget by Federal Treasurer, Jim Chalmers, on Tuesday.
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Bush Detox Service Bringing Detox Services Home in Western NSW

Western NSW residents wishing to reduce their dependence on alcohol have a new, discreet way to detox safely from home, with the launch of a new GP-designed and evidence-based telehealth service.

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Building Capacity for Western NSW AMSs for Better Health Outcomes for Aboriginal Residents

Greater capacity and capabilities for Western NSW Aboriginal Medical Services (AMSs) to improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander residents living with chronic disease will be delivered by the revised Integrated Team Care (ITC) Program that comes into effect on January 1.

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Focus on the Future: GP Workforce in NSW and the ACT

The ACT and NSW Primary Health Networks will play a key role in the distribution of the GP trainee workforce after being awarded a grant through the Australian Government’s Health Workforce Program.

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Western NSW Remains a National Leader of Childhood Immunisation

Western NSW children are amongst the most prepared in the country to combat preventable diseases according to the latest national immunisation data.

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RACGP President Election - Voting Now Open

Have your say and vote for the next RACGP President. Voting has opened today, August 29, and closes on September 8.
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Western NSW Kids Harnessing the Power of Speech

Children in Western NSW are embracing a healthier future empowered by language and communication, with four Western NSW primary care programs being hailed for their effectiveness as part of Speech Pathology Week 2022.

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