Projects

Globally, Primary Health Care (PHC) is recognised as central to improving health for all, yet COPD patients in Nepal are not receiving adequate PHC, due to inadequate human resources for proper diagnosis and treatment and a lack of infrastructure. Our study will be co-designing a model of care, which aims to find local solutions/innovations to the identified problems at the level of the patient,...
The Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, UNSW, is conducting a study to describe emerging models of Integrated Primary Health Care Services (IPHCS) that relate to major policy initiatives. ...
NSW Health were seeking an evaluation framework for the Integrated Primary and Community Care Service (IPCCS) Program, a major component of their Integrated Primary and Community Health policy (2006-2011). ...
NSW Health is seeking to develop performance indicators to support implementation of its Primary and Community Health Policy. ...
This report depicts the contribution of primary care to the management of diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD). ...
This study aims to determine within general practice and associated services the feasibility, requirements, barriers and benefits/harms for an intervention to detect impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glycaemia and to provide physical activity and nutrition interventions which aim to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes in this group. ...
This project is aimed to simplify the method for diagnosing obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in the primary care setting. ...
This project followed on from a national forum on GP-hospital integration run by CGPIS in 1997. It complemented the National Demonstration Hospitals Program phase 3, which was addressing the relationship between GPs and hospitals from a hospital perspective. ...
This study determines the characteristics which differentiate frequently readmitted chronic disease patients from those self-managing ...
The “Ways of Thinking and Ways of Doing (WoTWoD)” program and toolkit was developed to guide and effect a whole-of-practice clinical re-design process to embed cultural respect in general practice. This multi-centre randomized control trial will test the effectiveness of the WoTWoD program and the toolkit.  ...

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