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Posts for January 2019

Three year funding for mental health

We are delighted by the Australian Government's announcment yesterday that it will provide $1.45 billion over the next three years to strengthen mental health services and support job security in the sector.

In this announcement, the Government has committed to a new funding model for PHNs which will mean that funding for mental health services will be extended for three years from July 2019. Each year, funding will then be extended for a further year subject to a PHN meeting agreed performance measures.

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Lizz Reay is the CEO of Wentworth Healthcare, provider of the Nepean Blue Mountains Primary Health Network. Previously Deputy CEO of Nepean Blue Mountains Medicare Local & Nepean Division of General Practice, she has an extensive background in public health.
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