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Our year in review: 2023 Report to the Community

Murray PHN is pleased to release its annual Report to the Community, that provides an opportunity to highlight some of the primary healthcare activities that were commissioned or coordinated in 2023. This year in review encapsulates the innovative and important work being done by our staff and partners for the benefit of communities across our…
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Murray Health Report on the importance of primary healthcare

Murray Health Report: the importance of primary healthcare Given the importance of general practitioners to the health of local communities, it is not surprising that general practice and primary healthcare are seldom out of the news these days. Keeping people healthy, well and out of hospital is the cornerstone of general practice, but in rural…
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New strategic roadmap for Murray PHN

Murray PHN is pleased to release its new Strategic Plan, which puts a renewed focus on prevention and early intervention, managing complex care in the community and targeting sustainable rural health care. We thank everyone - community members, health practitioners, advisory councils and regional health services - who all helped to develop this plan, enabling us to more clearly describe the challenges and…
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Free online suicide prevention training

Community members in the Sunraysia Mallee and Benalla regions are invited to complete free online suicide prevention training, as part of Murray PHN's place-based suicide prevention trials. Question. Persuade. Refer. (QPR) training is designed to provide everyday people with three simple steps to help save a life from suicide. Key components of this training include…
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Cultural Appreciation workshop

Understanding Indigenous cultures, Aboriginal health statistics, Reasons for identification, Aboriginal history and context, Issues with stolen generations, Evidence based strategies for working with Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander clients and families
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Breast screening update

This event aims to inform GPs and Practice Nurses of the screening services, policy updates and support services offered within the Central region of Victoria for female patients with symptoms or a diagnosis of breast cancer.
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