GP-hospital integration: what have we learnt?

Project Status

Project Coordinator
Felicity Reynolds

Chief Investigators
Mark Harris, Gawaine Powell Davies

Other Team Members
Jane Lloyd


This project was established to summarise what had been learnt about GP-hospital integration since the initial national forum in 1997, and develop a foundation for better informed and coordinated policy and funding approaches to the systematising of integration activities within Australian health care systems.


To summarise the evidence relating to GP-Hospital integration and identify directions for future development.

Design and Method

Review of literature, Delphi consultation and national consultative workshop.

Key Publications

Reynolds, F., Powell Davies, P. and Harris, M. (2001). GP hospital integration: what have we learnt? Sydney, Centre for GP Integration Studies