South Western Sydney PHN supports GPs and residential aged care facility clinical staff providing healthcare to residential aged care by implementing projects, providing access to continuing education and clinical resources, and commissioning services.
Health assessment for people aged 75 years and older
Visit the Department of Health website’s ‘Health assessment for people aged 75 years and older’ page for information on how a medical practitioner may select MBS items to undertake a health assessment for a person aged 75 years and older.
Wingecarribee GP and RACF Communication Manual
A collaboration between SWSPHN, Wingecarribee GPs and aged care representatives, to enhance quality healthcare in residential aged care. Visit this page to download the manual, GP callout form and GP working arrangements form.
My Aged Care GP e-referral
GPs can refer their patients to My Aged Care from their electronic practice management systems via the e-referral form.