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Our strategic plan and values

One of the important ways we can improve whole of life health and wellbeing across our region is through a well-coordinated primary health sector.

Brisbane South PHN plays a key role in working with a range of primary health care services and health professionals to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of services for patients, particularly those at risk of poor health outcomes.

OUR VALUES: Courage, Respect, Integrity, Synergy, Purpose

OUR VISION: Better System, Better Health

A well-coordinated primary health sector improving whole-of-life health and wellbeing across our region

OUR PURPOSE: Improving Health Care for our Communities

To understand needs, engage and work within the health care system and local communities to improve health and wellbeing.

BETTER KNOWLEDGE: Evidence-based planning

  • Manage knowledge, information and data to measure, monitor and report on population health and wellbeing, health needs, risks, inequalities and use of services.
  • Focus on the social determinants of health and health inequalities including in the areas of greatest need.
  • Monitor and measure performance, impact and outcomes to ensure improvements in patient experience, population health and community benefit.

BETTER COORDINATION: Collaborative partnerships and networks

  • Proactively and strategically engage to inform and influence change.
  • Coordinate collaboration across agencies and boundaries to improve the system.
  • Communicate, connect and inform the community and the primary health sector using a range of networking tools and digital media.

BETTER HEALTH: Accessible, appropriate, patient-centred health care

  • Co-design and commission services and interventions to improve health outcomes and reduce health inequalities.
  • Lead a patient-centred, consumer-focused approach to service integration.
  • Work with all levels of health care and health providers in the development and implementation of models of coordinated care.
  • Strengthen the capacity of the primary health care workforce to promote, protect and improve regional health.

BETTER ORGANISATIONAL PERFORMANCE: Excellence in organisational capability and culture

  • Establish and maintain responsible, transparent, independent and inclusive governance.
  • Build and maintain a corporate environment that promotes a system of leadership at all levels.
  • Encourage a culture built on transparency, inclusiveness, diversity, fairness, innovative thinking and teamwork.
  • Ensure organisational and individual agility to rapidly respond positively and effectively to change and to continuously improve.
  • Deliver an integrated approach to planning, commissioning, program delivery and performance monitoring.

To learn more about Brisbane South PHN’s Strategic Plan and Values click on the link below.

Brisbane South PHN Strategic Plan