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What We Do

The Darling Downs and West Moreton PHN focus on working collaboratively with GPs, allied and mental health professionals, practice nurses, practice managers, hospital and health services, ACCHHOs, community service providers, Elders and community members to:

  • Reduce potentially avoidable hospital admissions;
  • Increase childhood immunisation rates;
  • Increase cancer screening rates;
  • Improve access to care and rates of Mental Health treatment;
  • Improve access to care and reduce rates of chronic and complex conditions;
  • Improve access to culturally appropriate primary care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people;
  • Improve understand and usage of digital health records;
  • Collaborate with other regional stakeholders, to commission services to improve patient and community health outcomes.

We do this through:

  • A rigorous commissioning process to fill any primary health care gaps which might naturally be appearing in the market;
  • Providing support to general practice and allied health service providers across the Darling Downs and West Moreton regions;
  • Working with primary health care providers to improve service integration;
  • Working in partnership with Hospital and Health Services, councils and other organisations via the Regional Health Alliance.

Latest Announcements

Latest announcements

Apply today - Expressions of Interest Reference Group for the Darling Downs & West Moreton PHN Health Needs Assessment

September 21, 2017

Darling Downs and West Moreton PHN are seeking Expression's of Interest for our HNA Reference Group. This is part of…
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Joint Media Release - PHN provides extra drug and alcohol treatment funding for Chinchilla, Kingaroy and Dalby

September 20, 2017

An extra $293,000 in Drug and Alcohol Treatment services (DATS) will go to the areas of Chinchilla, Kingaroy and Dalby…
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Expression of Interest - My Health for Life - Darling Downs Region

September 18, 2017

Expression of Interest - My Health for Life - Darling Downs Region. Applications close COB Monday 2 October 2017
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