Creating a healthier, better connected Gippsland.

Resources

Gippsland PHN use data and information to inform health planning. Comparing health related data in Gippsland and its six local government areas with Victoria and Australia helps identify what is needed in Gippsland.

Reports

Mallacoota Survey Report

Gippsland PHN Climate Change Position Statement

Evaluation Reports

Mental Health Nurse in Practice Program Evaluation Summary

Alcohol and Other Drugs Program Evaluation Summary

Regional Health Workforce Survey Summary Report

Smoking Cessation Qualitative Research

Cancer Screening Research Report

Research Papers

Youth Access Clinics – The development of youth services in a rural setting

Referral Characteristics and Service Accessibility of Youth Residing in a Rural Setting – A Clinical Audit of Youth Access Clinic Files

Care Coordination Can Reduce Unmet Needs of Persons with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness Report

Health-Issues Centre Consumer Perspectives Ageing Residents’ Access to Health in Gippsland

Local Government Area Snapshots (2018)

Bass Coast

Baw Baw

East Gippsland

Latrobe

South Gippsland

Wellington

Useful Links

Local Government

Recommended websites

Australian Bureau of Statistics – Census Quick Stats provides a census-based profile of a chosen area

Social Health Atlases is a Public Health Information Development Unit (PHIDU) map many indicators

My Healthy Communities compares data across Australia using maps and tables

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) Healthy community indicator – compares data across Australia using maps and tables

The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services – Health and Wellbeing planning guides

Australia’s Health Tracker by Area – maps data across Australia

Turning Point AOD Stats includes alcohol and other drugs specific data with maps

Crime Statistics Agency provides crime statistics with maps.

Victorian Women’s Health Atlas provides mapping of data by gender