General Practice

Benefits for GP Practices

The Better Health Together Western Sydney Integrated Care Program offers the benefits of the following services to GPs:

  • CARE FACILITATOR - who assists GPs in developing and maintaining patients' Shared Care Plans 
  • SHARED CARE PLANS (SCP) - these are shared with the practice's Care Facilitator and other relevant healthcare providers
  • GP SUPPORT LINE - 1300 972 915- open during GP business hours, to assist GPs in assessing and managing patients by receiving advice and information from hospital based consultants 
  • RAPID ACCESS AND STABILISATION SERVICE (RASS) - open during business hours at Blacktown Mount Druitt Hospital or Westmead Hospital, via the GP Support Line
  • WENTWEST'S PRACTICE SUPPORT TEAM - assists your Practice Team in using patient management systems and tools, such as LinkedEHR, Pen TopBar, Pen CAT and HealthPathways 
  • GP SUPPORT PAYMENTS - paid to practices during the first year of each integrated care patient's enrolment.

About the Share Care Team

What is a Shared Care Plan

 

 

How to enrol

Contact your WentWest Practice Support Officer or call the WentWest General Practice and Allied Health Helpdesk on 02 8811 7117