Commitment to Partnerships

Department of Economic Development officers Daryl Peebles and Shaun Willie at work.As Tasmania is a small state, it is important that all levels of services within health care ensure consistency, are consultative and work proactively together in striving to achieve better health outcomes for our communities.

Connecting general practice, primary health, allied health and acute health services resources and information is paramount in achieving best health outcomes for Tasmanians.

GP and Primary Care participate in connecting these health services to encourage an environment that promotes broad participation and inspires resourceful, creative solutions to health issues facing our communities.

Collaboration can result in progressing shared visions, mutual decision making and creating a foundation for sustainable change.

GP and Primary Care partner with various stakeholders and through collaborative forums information is shared, agreement acknowledged and activities progressed.

An example of this is: