The Outreach team supports planning to determine community need for health services and identify gaps.

e-bulletin

The Outreach team produce a monthly e-bulletin for those with an interest in outreach health services. 
See the latest e-bulletins below:

To subscribe to the Outreach e-bulletins, please contact the Outreach team. 

Guidelines for acknowledging funding provided by Rural Health West

Under future funding agreements, service providers will be required to acknowledge both Rural Health West and the Australian Government Department of Health, when referring to services supported Outreach programs. By acknowledging this support, organisations and service providers are informing the community about how public funding is spent.

Detailed guidelines for acknowledging funding can be found here. Please contact the Outreach team to obtain a high-resolution copy of the correct logo(s).

Specialist Services in Rural Western Australia Gap and Equity Analysis Update 2016

In March 2016, Rural Health West undertook an assessment of equity of access to, and gaps in, specialist services available to residents in each rural and remote region of Western Australia. An electronic version can be downloaded here.

Regional Population and Health Snapshots

The regional snapshots provide information on the health status and infrastructure in each region and are recommended when planning outreach health services.

Goldfields
Great Southern
Kimberley
Midwest
Pilbara
South West
Wheatbelt

WA Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing Framework 2015-2030

This framework identifies a set of guiding principles, strategic directions and priority areas to improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people in Western Australia for the next 15 years.

Overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status 2016

HealthInfoNet have produced this overview which provides a comprehensive summary of the most recent indicators of the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.