Creating a healthier, better connected Gippsland.

Our Priorities

Needs assessment work is on-going with a reporting requirement to the Department of Health.

Our Priorities

Download the Gippsland PHN Needs Assessment 2019-22 (submitted November 2018).

The needs assessment highlighted multiple and complex priorities for Gippsland’s health system and priorities for action by Gippsland PHN were identified. They are summarised in the Gippsland PHN Priorities 2019-22 Snapshot.

Supporting People Main Health Issues Better Health Services
Children (0-14 years)
Alcohol and other drugs
Access to services
Indigenous people
Cancer
Better use of technology
People with social and financial worries
Diabetes
Services working together
People with disabilities
Heart related issues
High quality care
People 65 years or over
Immunisation
Enough trained health professionals
Young people (12-25 years)
Mental Health
Ongoing lung related issues
Reproductive/sexual health
Prevention
Community connectedness
Family violence
Lifestyle factors