After Hours ServicesKnow your options for access to health services in the evenings, on weekends and public holidays.
My Health RecordNorthern Queensland has been chosen to trial the new My Health Record system. Find out what it means for you.
NewsRead the most recent news articles relating to Northern Queensland PHN. Check regularly for frequent updates.
Contact UsGet in touch with one of our offices if you have a question regarding our primary health network in North Queensland.
Your Northern Queensland PHN
Supporting evidence based approaches to healthcare:
- Best practice information and education for health providers
- Population health planning uses data and information to map and prioritise community health needs to ensure resources are targeted at achieving outcomes
Improving coordination between services:
- Healthcare Pathways & Clinical Prioritisation Pathways- supporting smoother patient journeys and better care transition
Improving Communication through technology including;
- ehealth record
- Electronic Referrals
Keep Healthy and Well
Active Healthy NQ (www.activehealthynq.com) is your one stop to keeping active and healthy in North Queensland.
Visit NQPHN’s sister site for information and resources to support you to make healthy choices, but also for ways you can influence health in the workplace, at school, or in the community.
Register to be a part of our Active Healthy NQ community, and follow us on Twitter and Instagram (@activehealthynq).
Connect With Us
Northern Queensland PHN is now on Facebook!
‘LIKE’ us to get updates and other important information regarding primary health, from Sarina up to the tip of the Torres Strait >> www.facebook.com/nqphn
Find out about commissioning opportunities, job vacancies, health news and much more.
We’ll also be joining other social media channels over the coming months, so stay tuned.
NQPHN on Facebook – Making Health Better!
Join Our Team
We are a federally funded not for profit, primary health care organisation responsible for the commissioning of services that will address gaps in healthcare, by working collaboratively with local communities and existing service providers.
Health Action Campaign
An exciting opportunity exists for motivated and passionate Health Professionals who wish to make a positive difference in the primary healthcare community.
After Hours Patient Information
Northern Queensland Primary Health Network (NQPHN) After Hours Program have provided printed and website access to resources that may assist in making choices to meet your medical needs in the after hours periods.
Access to After Hours Services in Urban Areas – A list of After Hours Services for Mackay, Townsville and Cairns of Open and Home Visiting Services that will see all patients in the after hours periods. Also provided in printed format with fridge magnet.
July 15, 2016
From today (Friday 15 July), registered healthcare providers in north Queensland, from Mackay to the…
July 15, 2016
Northern Queensland Primary Health Network (NQPHN) has held a prestigious awards ceremony to recognise outstanding contributions…
July 7, 2016
An historic health conference expected to inject more than $500,000 into the Cairns economy this…
June 27, 2016
More than 700,000 residents across north Queensland are now able to access their My Health…
June 6, 2016
Healthcare workers from across north Queensland and the rest of Australia will descend on Cairns…
May 30, 2016
More than 80 Indigenous people have started a fully-subsidised qualification to practise as a clinical…