Our Goals

Our Vision

A comprehensive and integrated primary health care system that delivers better health outcomes for the people of remote Western Queensland. 

Our Goals

Improve the health of our population, and reduce inequalities
A population based approach to commissioning with a strong reorientation away from acute and episodic care towards prevention, self-care and greater coordination” 
Enhance patients’ and families’ access and experience of care
Recognising patients are arguably the greatest untapped resource in our catchment and their active engagement is a priority” 
Strengthen the capacity and capability of primary health care
“enable a well-supported and qualified health workforce that promotes clinical leadership, teamwork and culturally informed clinical practice” 
Foster efficient and effective primary health care 
“Supporting more integrated models of care that deliver more systematic and proactive management and prevention of chronic disease” 

Our Values

  • COLLABORATION
  • FAIRNESS
  • INNOVATION
  • INTEGRITY
  • RESPECT
  • RESPONSIVENESS
  • PARTICIPATION 

Our Strategic Plan

OUR PEOPLE , OUR PARTNERSHIPS, OUR HEALTH is Western Queensland PHN’s first strategic plan, and describes our intended direction for the 5 years from 2016 to 2020. Full details of our strategic plan can be found in the document linked below.

Download Our Latest Strategic Plan (PDF)

Our Photos

  • Child Health Check
  • Marg in Birdsville
  • PHC Coordinators
  • Staff training in Mount Isa
  • Tori and Rhonda
  • Tori and Rhonda 2
  • WQPHN Training Session
  • WQPHN Training Session 2
  • WQPHN Training Session 3