The review the role of general practice in PHC as background research to support the work of the General Practice Partnership Advisory Council

Project Status

Completed Projects

Project Coordinator

Julie McDonald

Chief Investigators

Gawaine Powell Davies, Mark Harris, Elizabeth Harris

Other Team Memebers

Graham Hill, John Furler, Lucio Naccarella, Nabil Sulaiman, Rosemary McKenzie (University of Melbourne), Lou McCallum (Consumers Health Forum and private consultant)

Rationale

To review the role of general practice in PHC as background research to support the work of the General Practice Partnership Advisory Council.

Aim

To describe the impact of recent general practice initiatives on the primary health care sector in Australia.

Design and Method

Review of Australian and international literature, interviews with key informants, workshop.

Key Publications

CGPIS (2001). Mapping the role of general practice in strengthening the Australian Primary Health Care Sector 1990-2000. Sydney, CGPIS

Contact

Gawaine Powell Davies Email: g.powell-davies@unsw.edu.au

Funding

Department of Health and Ageing

Project lead centre
CPHCE
Project stream
Health System Integration and Primary Health Care Development
Project start date
2001
Project end date
2002