We understand the health care needs of Canberrans
Health care home
Supporting general practice, your “health care home”
Helping vulnerable groups
Supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health, aged care and mental health
Increasing effectiveness of health care
Identifying and addressing gaps in health care
Capital Health Network plays a pivotal role in supporting general practice, primary, aged care and community care services to better meet the health needs of the community.
Better Health for people in the ACT is a priority for Capital Health Network. Visit our Community section for more information on mental health, childhood health (Connect Up 4 Kids), lifestyle programs and more.
Capital Health Network assists with Better Care by providing information on Aged Care, managing our Care Coordination and Supplementary Services (CCSS) program and increasing access to mainstream primary care services by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples through our Closing the Gap Program.
Better Supported Workforce
Capital Health Network (CHN) is working towards a Better Supported Workforce by holding Educational Events, providing Clinical Resources and more. Visit our Health Professionals section for more information.
Capital Health Network is working towards Better Value within the ACT Health System by ensuring effective primary health care reduces Emergency Department (ED) congestion within hospitals, supporting the health system by providing expert knowledge on primary health care and commissioning the best value health services for the ACT region.
“Next Step” mental health program: a first for the ACT and Australia