Partnerships and opportunities


Partnerships

Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN commission primary health services for our region based on where there are areas of need, such as lack of health care services, difficulty in accessing these services, or regions with particularly high health needs.

Our partnerships with relevant organisations help us gain a better understanding of current and future primary health care needs in our community through data analysis of reporting, research and through engagement with our communities. 

You can find out more about our PHN by reviewing our Health Needs Assessment and other publications.

Opportunity and Data requests

Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN will review opportunities to collaborate on research projects relevant to primary health care in our region and consistent with our key priority areas and strategic plan.

Research collaborations may involve universities or other recognised research bodies and include:

  • Requests to promote survey-based studies to GPs and other primary health care providers in our region
  • Applications for grants or other funding
  • Requests for de-identified and aggregated population health data held by the PHN
  • Requests for Letters of Support

Please note there is a high volume of opportunities requests received, applicants must complete the opportunity request form so that applications can be prioritised and reviewed as required. Applications are assessed on a monthly basis, please allow a 4 week turn-around for a decision.

If you would like to request data please complete the data request form here.