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21 Jun 2017

Murrumbidgee PHN was recently successful in reserving nine places for general practitioners from the Murrumbidgee region to attend the EMST workshop, which is being run in Wagga Wagga by the... More Info

22 May 2017

Bowel, breast, and cervical screening rates in the Murrumbidgee and indeed Australia fall well below other developed nations and national targets. According to state and national... More Info

10 May 2017

Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network (MPHN) welcomed health-related announcements made in last night’s budget by Federal Treasurer, Scott Morrison.

“The extension of core funding to 2020 for... More Info

02 May 2017

The Murrumbidgee Lifestyle and Weight Management Program has been co-designed by a local allied health provider, LiveBetter (formerly CareWest), eight general practices and MPHN. The program is... More Info

12 Apr 2017

MPHN and Murrumbidge Local Health District (MLHD) hosted the 10th Local Health Advisory Committee (LHAC) Forum in Narrandera 6 and 7 April 2017. LHACs provide an important link... More Info

05 Apr 2017

Healthy Communities recently released their findings from a report on Human papillomavirus immunisation rates in 2014-2015. The report analysed data on girls aged 15 who were fully immunised... More Info

29 Mar 2017

MPHN is proud to be partnering with MLHD in a diabetes education and mentoring program. MPHN has offered scholarships to eight pharmacists, one practice nurse and two allied health professionals... More Info

13 Feb 2017

Improving the experiences of LGBTI people seeking support and treatment for the use of alcohol and other drugs (AOD) is the focus of a series of one day workshops aimed at building the skills of... More Info

02 Dec 2016

MPHN has funding, provided by the Commonwealth Government, to invest in a new approach to suicide prevention, focusing on evidence and community based suicide prevention activities. 
We are... More Info

05 Aug 2016

Australia’s largest integrated suicide prevention program aims to reduce suicide deaths by 20% and suicide attempts by 30%.

In 2014, over 2800 Australians died by suicide... More Info

10 Jun 2016

Click on the following links for upcoming NDIS information sessions. There are two sessions scheduled, one for Mental Health Consumers and Carers and one for Mental Health Workers. 

01 Apr 2016

Today the Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network (MPHN) says farewell to outgoing CEO, Nancye Piercy, and warmly welcomes incoming CEO, James Lamerton.... More Info

15 Mar 2016

Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network in conjunction with Murrumbidgee Partners in Recovery, the Wagga and Region Suicide Prevention Network and the Aboriginal Health Consortium are bringing... More Info

25 Feb 2016

Children in the Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network region have the highest rates of full immunisation in Australia according to the National Health Performance Authority’s Healthy Communities... More Info

31 Jan 2016

The head of the Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network (PHN) believes under federal government changes to mental health support, services will soon be managed by local people, for local people.

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24 Dec 2015

The Riverina Pulse is a bi-monthly newsletter for all MPHN members, practices and primary health professionals. The December 2015-January 2016 edition can be downloaded ... More Info