South Western Sydney PHN supports GPs staff providing healthcare to older people 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.
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.
Healthy ageing co-design report
Published April 2022.
The purpose of the Healthy Ageing Co-design was to identify the needs and opportunities to support older people to remain living in the community and delay their entry into residential aged care homes.