Resources

These resources are useful for primary care professionals working in clinical or community settings.

Network News (21 May 2024)

| Newsletter

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

Identifying and treating anxiety in general practice (15 May 2024)

| Video, Webinar

This webinar will equip GPs with the tools needed to effectively identify anxiety in general practice and differentiate between which cases require pharmacology and...

Social, cultural and clinical aspects of female genital cutting (16 May 2024)

| Video, Webinar

The aim of this professional development training is to increase access to culturally, socially and clinically appropriate health services and support to women and...

My Health My Voice – May 2024

| Newsletter

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...

Child mental health community of practice - session 1: Anxiety (30 April 2024)

| Video, Webinar

The child mental health community of practice (CoP) is part of the Victorian Public Healthcare Award winning ‘Connecting mental health paediatric specialists and community...

Network News (7 May 2024)

| Newsletter

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

MyMedicare scripts for GP clinics

| Guidelines

How to answer patient questions about MyMedicare: As MyMedicare develops and rolls out across Australia, GPs, practice nurses and reception staff can reasonably expect...

Network News (23 April 2024)

| Newsletter

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

Rashes in children (16 April 2024)

| Video, Webinar

Are you a clinician working in an urgent care setting such as a priority primary care centre (PPCC), or have an interest in urgent...

Greater Choices for At Home Palliative Care - Information pack for general practice

| Information sheet, Publications

NWMPHN has resources, education options and tools to help primary care providers support patients with life-limiting conditions.  This information pack includes details about: in-practice...

Network News (9 April 2024)

| Newsletter

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

Improving childhood asthma (ICAM) community of practice - session 4 (27 March 2024)

| Video, Webinar

The CoP provides an opportunity for all asthma care providers managing children to come together to improve their clinical knowledge and confidence. The sessions...

Head to Health poster


Head to Health is a great place to start and come back to for support with your mental health and wellbeing. Anyone in need...

Cancer screening resource kit for primary care

| Toolkit

The Australian Centre for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer (ACPCC) and NWMPHN have collaborated to develop an online Cancer Screening Resource Kit for Primary...

NWMPHN Governance Framework

| Publications

The purpose of this framework is to demonstrate to staff, executive leaders, committee and council members, and Board directors the core governance arrangements that...

Network News (26 March 2024)

| Newsletter

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

NWMPHN Data Governance Framework

| Publications

The purpose of the framework is to outline how NWMPHN effectively governs data. It provides information on: the legal and regulatory environment that mandates...

Catch-up immunisation for adults, children and refugee populations (19 March 2024)

| Video, Webinar

Session resources PHN refugee immunisation update  My Health Record presentation HealthPathways presentation Cancer Council presentation Under 10 CGD Template.docx 10-19 CGD Template.docx Over 20...

General Practice Update (21 March 2024)

| Newsletter

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

Identifying and treating depression in general practice (6 March 2024)

| Video, Webinar

Attendees will gain insights into recent research for addressing depression, and develop an understanding of the specific pharmacology associated with evidence-based psychological therapies. Session...

Understanding the role GPs play in community palliative care (14 March 2024)

| Video, Webinar

In this webinar you will learn the role GPs have in community palliative care, and how you can work with local providers to achieve...

Network News (13 March 2024)

| Newsletter

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

NWMPHN Research and Evaluation Strategic Action Plan

| Guidelines

Our Research and Evaluation Strategic Action Plan aims to ensure that: research and evaluation activities are embedded in our organisational systems and processes to...

Gastrointestinal Illness in children (29 February 2024)

| Video, Webinar

Are you a clinician working in an urgent care setting such as a priority primary care centre (PPCC), or have an interest in urgent...