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 - August 2021

  • COVID-19 vaccination program update
  • Updated request form for services seeking surge clinical support
  • Domestic Violence Victoria and Domestic Violence Resource Centre - MARAM Training Opportunity
  • Community Health Victorian Healthcare Experience Survey (VHES)
  • Support for Asylum Seekers initiative – access to GP care
  • Hospital access for people seeking asylum
  • Education for health professionals
  • Creating Age-Friendly Health Systems in Victoria
  • Diabetes and Eye Health Podcast
  • Online Lecture: 'Making sense of disabling back pain'

Previous issues:

Primary Health Newsletter - July 2021

Primary Health Newsletter - May 2021

Primary Health Newsletter - April 2021

Primary Health Newsletter - March 2021

Primary Health Newsletter - February 2021

Primary Health Newsletter - December 2020

Primary Health Newsletter - October 2020

Primary Health Newsletter - September 2020

Primary Health Newsletter - August 2020

Primary Health Newsletter - February 2020

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