About Murray PHN

 

About Murray PHN

Murray PHN is a part of the national network of 31 Primary Health Networks across Australia. We work closely with the primary health system to identify opportunities to improve health outcomes in our community, through better coordination and support of health services and by commissioning new services to address the health needs of our population, helps patients to receive the right care in the right place at the right time.

PHNs are not-for-profit organisations funded predominantly by the Australian Government to tackle identified national objectives and local priority areas, that include Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander health, aged care, alcohol and drugs, child health, chronic disease, digital health, general practice, health workforce, mental health and population health. These priorities frame the work of Murray PHN, which is also guided by community and clinical input to improve health outcomes.