Department of Health

Web resources

Medicare Benefits Schedule online, Medicare item numbers explained: MBS onlineExternal Link

Royal Australian College of General Practitioner resources

GuidelinesExternal Link

What is general practice?External Link

What is a rural general practice?External Link

Becoming a general practitionerExternal Link

National Health and Medical Research CouncilExternal Link

Health Pathways explained - videoExternal Link

A GP explains how they have introduced eHealth Records to to their patientsExternal Link

What are Health Care homes?External Link

Primary Health NetworksExternal Link

Primary Health Network data from Australian Institute of Health and Wellbeing (AIHW)

Primary health care, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)External Link

Mortality Over Regions and Time (MORT) booksExternal Link

Cancer incidence in Australia by Primary Health Network

Cancer screening in Australia by Primary Health Network

Australia's mothers and babies 2013External Link

Workforce dataExternal Link

Indigenous health check (MBS 715) data toolExternal Link

Other sources of Primary Health Network data

PHN Key demographic data: Department of HealthExternal Link

Australian Health datasets: MyHealthyCommunities

Interactive site on Australian Health Data and its determinants: Population Health Information Development Unit (PHIDU)

Australian datasets from broad range of topics: Link

Videos for working with general practice

Life as a Rural GP – 7 minutesExternal Link

Five years in general practice (English)External Link

3 biscuits and a coffee - A day in the life of a GP (NHS)External Link

Occupational video – General Practitioners (6 minutes - Canada)External Link

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners advertisement for GP (Australian 2 minutes)External Link

The Good GP (Rural Australian GP)External Link

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners – our story 3 minutesExternal Link

Practice Nursing: 4 practice nurses in Queensland – 10 minutesExternal Link

Practice Managers: IPN practice manager (advertisement for practice) 2 minutesExternal Link


Department of Health 2015a, New Primary Health Networks to deliver better local careExternal Link , viewed 22 February 2016.

Department of Health 2015b, Primary Health Networks. Grant programme guidelinesExternal Link , viewed 15 February 2016.

Reviewed 25 September 2023


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