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Local nurse Beth Royal from Robinson Street Medical Centre in Camperdown was the proud recipient of Western Victoria Primary Health Network’s (PHN) 2018 Primary Health Care Nurse Excellence Award for her Cancer Screening Collaboratives Cervical Screening project.

Today the Prime Minister has said sorry to the victims and survivors of institutional child sexual abuse across Australia. Western Victoria Primary Health Network wholeheartedly supports this action and welcomes the national apology.

Australia’s first comprehensive real-time prescription monitoring system being rolled out by the Andrews Labor Government will come online in Western Victoria from tomorrow.

Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today joined clinicians at Ballarat Health Services to announce SafeScript would be rolled out from tomorrow across the Western Victoria Primary Health Network, and the rest of the state next year.

Young people in Portland will have better access to youth mental health services from today, with the opening of the latest headspace centre at 148/150 Percy St, Portland.

The centre, commissioned by Western Victoria Primary Health Network PHN) and operated by a consortium led by Brophy Family & Youth Services, is a welcome addition to local health services and will provide vital support to young people and their families in the region during times of need.

Students from Maryborough Education Centre will have the opportunity to receive the right care, in the right place, at the right time as a GP and nurse begin working in the school this term.