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Supporting healthy communities and reconciliation through Indigenous youth art competition

May 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Supporting healthy communities and reconciliation through Indigenous youth art competition

Hunter Primary Care has launched its inaugural 2016 Indigenous Youth Art Competition which aims to encourage, showcase and celebrate the […]

Hunter Primary Care is rising to the challenge and going to sleep rough for a night

May 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Hunter Primary Care is rising to the challenge and going to sleep rough for a night

On Thursday 23 June, Dr Kevin Sweeney, CEO of Hunter Primary Care and two of his Senior Managers, Claudine Ford […]

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An effective primary health care system that meets the health needs of the community.
Keeping people well and out of hospital by:

  • Delivering consumer-focused, quality primary health care services that improve health outcomes.
  • Leading and supporting primary health care professionals to enable them to provide effective health care.
  • Working with stakeholders to improve the health system and patient experience.
  1. Deliver quality health services that benefit the community, including GP Access After Hours, Care Coordination, headspace Newcastle, Psychology Services, Hunter Partners in Recovery, Aged Care Emergency service, Closing the Gap programs and Rural Primary Health Services.
  2. Ensure the sustainability of our services by making them efficient, effective and competitive.
  3. Identify new funding opportunities and expand services to meet the changing needs of the community, members and funders.
  4. Deliver support services to meet the needs of members.
  5. Collaborate with stakeholders to identify, develop and deliver innovative solutions to health needs.
  6. Communicate effectively with stakeholders and members.

Click here for a copy of the Hunter Primary Care Strategic Plan.

Services provided by Hunter Primary Care include GP Access After Hours, Hunter Partners in Recovery, headspace Newcastle, Psychology Services, Care Coordination services, Indigenous Health services and Rural Primary Health Services. Learn more about our programs and services on our Programs and Services page.
The Hunter Primary Care Board provides leadership and corporate governance for the organisation. Visit our Board Members page for information about current Board Members.
If you want to be involved in working with us to plan, develop and deliver primary health care in our region, Hunter Primary Care encourages you to become a member.

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