The Primary Health News is an information sharing service for primary health providers in Victoria. Primary Health News is published monthly, depending upon the number of appropriate articles received from contributors.

You are welcome to submit items to Primary Health News by completing the online template and emailing it to ph.news@dhhs.vic.gov.au. Articles must be received on the third Friday of every month, for publication on the first Friday of the following month.

Please note: Primary Health News does not represent the policies or views of the department and is not used for recruitment purposes. 

Current issue:

Primary Health Newsletter - February 2020

  • Update from the Victorian Clinical Council
  • The impact of gender on social inclusion for older women - online resource
  • LGBTIQ family violence – online research report and practice guide 
  • Accredited Courses in Consumer and Community Engagement and Leadership
  • Batting for Gender Equity
  • Influenza: reflections on 2019 season
  • Resource to promote cultural security for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Are you interested in health and/or commissioning news in south east Melbourne?

Previous issues:

Primary Health Newsletter - December 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - November 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - September 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - August 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - July 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - June 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - May 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - April 2019

Primary Health Newsletter - March 2019 

Primary Health Newsletter - February 2019