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Primary Care Conference 2024

January 17, 2024

Western Victoria PHN is delighted to announce that that our biggest event of the year, the Primary Care Conference 2024 (PCC24), will be held over the weekend of 25 – 26 May 2024 in one of Ballarat’s newest venues, The Goods Shed. Following extensive feedback, the theme for the PCC24 will be ‘Transforming Primary Care’. We…

Scam calls targeting General Practice

December 21, 2023

It has recently come to our attention there have been a number of reports of impersonation attempts. The actors are pretending to be from the Australian Digital Health Agency, and are mainly targeting Practice Managers. In the event ADHA contacts you, please be aware the agency would never ask providers or consumers to share personal…

Face Dementia program registrations open

November 24, 2023

  Face Dementia program registrations are open Timely diagnosis allows for provision of information, initiation of evidence – based treatments, care and support, to improve the quality of life of people living with dementia. Participation in the timely diagnosis project provides significant benefits for the general practice and its patients.  Program will include interactive online…

WVPHN expanded Clinical Advisory Council open for applications

October 3, 2023

  Western Victoria Primary Health Network (WVPHN) is seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably qualified primary health care professionals and practice managers to join our new, expanded Clinical Advisory Council. As part of our ongoing commitment to developing and delivering programs and services to meet the needs of primary health care providers and patients in…

Clinic in Western Victoria wins Practice of the year!

October 3, 2023

  Congratulations to Banksia Medical Centre in Newcombe and Torquay for winning the Australian National General Practice of the Year ! A wonderful achievement and we are super proud a practice in Western Victoria has taken the award this year.  Well done team.