Hospital care at home resources

The hospital care at home resources package comprises videos and digital information resources designed to increase awareness and understanding of hospital care at home in Victoria. The creation of these resources was a collaborative effort involving the three Melbourne Health Service Partnerships. Real-life stories of patients and carers were included to provide relatable content that … Continued

Cultural Responsiveness Assessment Tool – all documents

The Cultural Responsiveness Assessment Tool (CRAT) has been developed for use by primary health care providers commissioned by North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network (NWMPHN). The Tool is designed to support NWMPHN’s commissioned services to provide culturally responsive and accessible primary health care services and to improve equity and cultural safety for consumers from culturally … Continued

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health toolkit

  North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network commissions several programs to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to better manage complex and chronic health needs, including those related to mental health and alcohol and drug use. We work in partnership with Aboriginal and Community Controlled Health Organisations and general practices to improve health outcomes … Continued

Mental Health – Health Needs Assessment collection

The Mental Health – Health Needs Assessment provides an in-depth review of the mental health needs of people within the NWMPHN region. It is a comprehensive compilation of mental health and wellbeing research and data, plus contextual information gathered through engagement with community members, general practices, commissioned services, peak bodies, community health, acute health care … Continued

Priority primary care centres – communications pack

Priority primary care centre (PPCC) providers and our supporting partners can visit the Victorian Department of Health website to download messaging and collateral for use in stakeholder marketing of local PPCCs. Communications resources for health and community services in our region are available below.

General Practice Updates

Latest news, CPD training, policy updates and more for general practice teams in the North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network region. Subscribe now.

My Health My Voice

Our community newsletter, My Health My Voice, will keep you updated about the work of North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network (NWMPHN), local services available to you and local health events.

NWMPHN Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan 2021–23

Our Reconciliation Action Plan is about turning good intentions into real actions and rising to the challenge of reconciling Australia. Artwork by Dixon Patten, a proud Yorta Yorta and Gunnai man, and the team at Bayila Creative.          

Roles and responsibilities in advance care planning

This resource was developed as part of a collaborative quality improvement project conducted between June 2015 and March 2016. The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) funded the project, through Networking Health Victoria, as part of the implementation of its Advance Care Planning Strategy, Advance care planning: have the conversation – a strategy … Continued

Network News

Latest news, events, training and opportunities for our commissioned services and primary health care providers in Melbourne’s centre, north and west. Subscribe now.