NSW Outback Division of General Practice (NSWODGP) supports regional capacity to enable a sustainable, culturally safe, accessible and well connected primary health care system tailored to Western NSW.


ODGP’s advocacy is enhanced by the management and treatment of disease in Western NSW communities through:


Supporting improvements in Aboriginal healthcare

  • Collaborative and strategic partnerships with Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations
  • Delivery of comprehensive and culturally competent care for Aboriginal people of Western NSW
  • ODGP is committed to progressing reconciliation and the inclusion of Australia’s First Peoples in our core business


Supporting a stronger health care system in Western NSW communities

  • Facilitating integrated quality primary health care systems tailored to the needs of our Western communities
  • Developing authentic and strategic partnerships to support the coordination and efficiency of health services
  • Providing evidence based best practice programs and initiatives
  • Engaging Aboriginal Health Workers to support appropriate and culturally competent service delivery


Supporting local workforce strategies

  • Redesigning recruitment and retention strategies in response to workforce shortages and community needs
  • Ensuring effective health services via workforce development and visiting programs
  • Adopting innovative technical solutions to enable clinical care, such as telehealth services and secure messaging