Gippsland Primary Health Network is offering grants to Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs) to be funded to purchase telehealth equipment to improve residents’ access to virtual care services.
These grants will help Gippsland RACFs improve telehealth access so residents can choose to have a virtual consultation if appropriate.
The grants opened on Monday 20 February and close on Friday 17 March and can be submitted by clicking here
Expressions of Interest will close at 4pm on Friday 17 March 2023. See the helpful information below and for any questions about the grant program please email email@example.com
Gippsland PHN has completed the Request for Tender process seeking qualified and experienced organisations to deliver evidence-based treatment services to address gaps in drug and alcohol service arrangements and improve service integration within the catchment local government areas of Bass Coast, South Gippsland, Baw Baw, Latrobe, Wellington and East Gippsland.
The national key objectives of the Program can be found in the Program Guidelines available here and further information on the Program can be found here.
The following successful tenderers will be providing Alcohol and Other Drugs Services, including the National Ice Action Strategy, on behalf of Gippsland PHN from 1 October 2022 to 30 June 2024:
Gippsland PHN has completed the Request for Tender process seeking one or more providers to deliver After Hours services to communities in Gippsland from 1 February 2023 to 31 December 2023.
HealthAccess will be providing Gippsland-wide After Hours Services on behalf of Gippsland PHN until 31 December 2023.
More information on the After Hours program can be found here.
The Victorian Government’s Doctors in Secondary Schools initiative provides funding for general practitioners and practice nurses to provide medical advice and health care in their school environment. More information on the program is available here and the program guidelines can be found here.
Gippsland PHN is seeking a qualified provider of General Practice services with experience in delivering mental health services to adolescents for the Doctors in Secondary Schools Program at Warragul Regional College and Drouin Secondary College.
A public EOI briefing was held on 15 February 2023. The recording of this briefing is available here and the presentation can be downloaded here.
Applications have now closed and are currently under evaluation.
Gippsland PHN is seeking qualified and experienced organisations to deliver early intervention activities and models of care for chronic disease management that support healthy ageing and reduce pressure on local health services.
Proposals may include delivering clinical services targeted at chronic disease management or facilitating community activities that support social wellbeing and mental health for senior Australians.
Delivery of services are expected to commence from 1 May 2023 and conclude on 30 June 2024 across Baw Baw and Bass Coast Local Government Areas.
Activities that support the empowering of GPs and other primary health care workers through training, tools and resources which contribute to improved health and care outcomes for older people will also be considered.
A tender briefing was held on 6 February 2023. The recording of this briefing is available here and the presentation can be downloaded here.
The Request for Tender has now closed and submissions are currently under evaluation.
Gippsland communities have told us they would like more team approaches to healthcare. In response, we looked at innovative ways to deliver this kind of seamless, collaborative or multi-disciplinary care. Throughout 2022, Gippsland PHN undertook numerous stakeholder and community consultations to inform and codesign the required services prior to releasing this public competitive Request for Tender.
Gippsland PHN is now seeking one or more providers to deliver Community Led Integrated Health Care services to communities in Gippsland from 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2025 subject to the provision of ongoing funding.
Please click here for some Frequently Asked Questions about this program.
This Request for Tender has now closed and successful providers will be announced soon.