Resources

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

My mental health video: Chinese (Simplified) version

| Video

Your mental health and wellbeing influence how you think, feel, and behave in daily life. It also affects your ability to cope with stress,...

My mental health video: Burmese version

| Video

Your mental health and wellbeing influence how you think, feel, and behave in daily life. It also affects your ability to cope with stress,...

My mental health video: Arabic version

| Video

Your mental health and wellbeing influence how you think, feel, and behave in daily life. It also affects your ability to cope with stress,...

My mental health video – English version

| Video

Your mental health and wellbeing influence how you think, feel, and behave in daily life. It also affects your ability to cope with stress,...

Supporting and understanding delegations in HPOS to enable access to the Australian Immunisation Register

| Information sheet

Health Professional Online Services (HPOS) is a secure way for healthcare providers (and their delegates) to do business online with Services Australia. A number...

Caring for Carers Quality Improvement Workbook for General Practice

| Toolkit

It is estimated that one in eight patients in any general practice is a carer.  Carers provide a vital role in our society, and...

Approach to diplopia (webinar held on 2 December 2020)

| Webinar

A webinar with a specialist ophthalmologist from the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, for GPs to improve their knowledge and skills in the...

NWMPHN Mental Health and AOD Needs Services Review

| Report

In 2015–16, North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network engaged Aspex Consulting to undertake an in-depth review of mental health and alcohol and drug treatment...

NWMPHN Refugee Humanitarian Services Mapping Report

| Report

In 2015–16, North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network engaged Aspex Consulting to better understand the demographic profile of refugees and asylum seekers in the...

SafeScript Training Hub

| Link

The Victorian Government’s SafeScript real-time prescription monitoring initiative is focused on reducing the misuse and growing harms from high-risk prescription medicines.

Preventing antibiotic resistance: patient handout

| Brochure

Resource for clinics to help prevent antibiotic resistance.

Preventing antibiotic resistance: poster for waiting rooms

| Poster

Resource for clinics to help prevent antibiotic resistance.

Referral form – Psychosocial Support Services (western region – cohealth)

| Referral form

Referral form for North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network's Psychosocial Support Services.

Referral form – Psychosocial Support Services (northern region – Neami)

| Referral form

Referral form for North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network's Psychosocial Support Services.

PIP QI 10 Measures Quality Improvement Workbook for General Practice

| Toolkit

The Practice Incentives Program Quality Improvement (PIP QI) Incentive is designed to encourage practices to improve patient outcomes and care through quality improvement processes....

End-of-Life Care Quality Improvement Workbook for General Practice

| Toolkit

This workbook has easy-to-follow steps that take you through ‘Plan, Do, Study, Act’ (PDSA) cycles to analyse your performance and make measurable improvements. It...

My Health Record Quality Improvement Workbook for General Practice

| Toolkit

This workbook has easy-to-follow steps that take you through ‘Plan, Do, Study, Act’ (PDSA) cycles to analyse your performance and make measurable improvements. It...

My Health My Voice – December 2020

| 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...

My Health My Voice – August 2020

| 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...

LGBTIQ suicide prevention trial – November 2019 update

| Newsletter

The National Suicide Prevention Trial was an initiative funded by the Commonwealth Government in 12 different sites across Australia over a 5 year timeframe. ...

LGBTIQ suicide prevention trial – September 2020 update

| Newsletter

The National Suicide Prevention Trial was an initiative funded by the Commonwealth Government in 12 different sites across Australia over a 5 year timeframe. ...

Mental Health Treatment Plan Template (Word)

| Template

A template for GPs to create a Mental Health Treatment Plan.

Mental Health Treatment Plan Template (PDF)

| Template

A template for GPs to create a Mental Health Treatment Plan.

NWMPHN Stakeholder Engagement Framework

| Report

North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network is committed to ensuring stakeholder engagement is imbedded in the culture and core functions of the organisation. This...