About Us

WA Primary Health Alliance builds and strengthens primary health care in Western Australia, so people can access the services they need closer to home.

While the Australian health care system is one of the best in the world, it can be difficult to access for a variety of reasons.

Where someone is born, where they live, how much money they earn, and lack of service availability or suitability, can all impact their health.

It’s vital for people to get the care they need, closer to home, to avoid using the hospitals and specialists unnecessarily.

As the operator of all three Primary Health Networks in Western Australia, we aim to ensure that the people most at risk of poor health have access to quality care.

We achieve this by:

  1. Supporting general practice to deliver the highest quality patient care.
  2. Funding local primary health care services based on the needs of the community.
  3. Connecting local services to simplify the health care system.

By working closely with GPs, health professionals, service providers, hospitals, government and community to strengthen primary care state-wide, we are delivering better health, together.

Who we are

We are responsible for planning, guiding and directing investment towards important primary health services.

What we do

We take a system-wide look at WA’s health system to ensure it works for people.

Vision, Mission and Values

We have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to shape a health system fit for the future, learn about our Vision, Mission and Values.

Health priorities

We operate across the state, improving access to primary health care, helping those people at risk of poor health to be cared for closer to home.

CEO’s desk

Explore the issues currently facing WA’s health system and hear from those on the front line what we are doing about it.

Join our team

We pride ourselves on a people-focused work culture and supporting an inspiring and productive working environment.

Disclaimer

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