Improving population health contributes to the wellbeing of communities across our State.
Integrated Chronic Disease Care: A service that provides country-based clients access to clinician treatment services and supports them to maintain independence, self-manage their condition and, most importantly, improve their health and wellbeing.
Immunisation Updates: An activity, in partnership with Department of Health, Communicable Disease Directorate, to update nurses on the Australian Immunisation Register Digital Handbook, HealthPathways WA and the ‘No jab, no pay’ policy, and to identify and support general practices with high numbers of overdue and incomplete immunisations.
Cancer Screening Plan Do Study Act: An initiative, co-designed with Cancer Council WA, with input from WA Cervical Cancer Prevention Program, BreastScreen WA and WA Cancer and Palliative Care Network, that implements quality improvement screening activities.
Chronic Heart Failure: A initiative to explore collaborative action on chronic heart failure and to increase capacity in primary care to manage patients living with this condition, as effective long-term management is key to reducing hospitalisations and improving survival rates.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Service: Delivered in partnership with Joondalup Health Campus and Silver Chain, this service helps people being discharged from hospital to keep on top of their condition and stay well in the community.
Obesity: Acknowledging the critical role primary care plays in prevention, WA Primary Health Alliance has formulated a plan to tackle obesity. We aim to:
Read about this year’s achievements and the great work being done with our key partners and the community to deliver better health, together.
Improving the health of Aboriginal Western Australians is a critical concern.View Aboriginal Health
We are committed to increasing access for older Western Australians to primary healthcare.View Aged Care
Our focus is on providing services that respond to people as a whole.View Alcohol and Other Drugs
Digital health helps us to identify priorities, link services, and fund options for better primary care.View Digital Health
We build the capacity and capability ofthe primary healthcare workforce to help more people access the care they need.View Health Workforce
We know that mental ill health is one the biggest health challenges forWestern Australians.View Mental Health
Improving population health contributes to the wellbeing of communities across our State.View Population Health