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Network Opportunities Adelaide PHN - An Australian Government Initiative

Network Opportunities

Primary Health Care workforce support is a priority of the Adelaide PHN. Peer support and networking initiatives supporting this priority are listed below.


Interdisciplinary Health Practitioner Network (IHPN)

Interdisciplinary Health Practitioner Network (IHPN) is a collaboration between the Mental Health Professionals’ Network (MHPN) and the Allied Health Professions of Australia (AHPA). 

Sign up here to receive meeting invitations or visit  to find out more


Upcoming meetings: 

  1. Monday 28th May
    Come along and participate in a webinar focused on improving patient outcomes. Join IHPN’s expert panel, as a GP, physiotherapist and a psychologist, discuss the challenges of chronic health conditions from an interdisciplinary perspective. The learning outcomes are available and Certificates of Attendance will be issued to allow self-reporting for CPD recognition. For more information contact IHPN on 1800 209 031 or email

    To attend...
    Option 1:
    Group viewing of webinar at Adelaide PHN offices (inc dinner) 
    6.00pm to 8.00pm
    Adelaide PHN, level 1, 22 Henley Beach Road Mile End.
    Register here (for catering purposes)

    Option 2: View the webinar from your own device and location
    6.30pm - 7.45pm
    Register here.  

  2. Thursday 28th June,
    This Adelaide IHPN meeting will focus on Shared Goals  and Clear Roles, Networking for Team Based Care. 

    To attend....

    6.00pm to 8.00pm
    More information to come.


Peer Support Networks

The Peer Support Networks small grants opportunity is for Primary Health Care Managers, Nurses and other Primary Health Care Professionals to facilitate peer support, networking and learning with a focus on quality improvement across the primary health sector.

The 2018-19 Peer Support Networks Small Grants have closed. Successful applicants will be listed here when announced. 

Succesful applicants to the 2017 round of network grants are listed below:

  • The Arthritis Forum – metro wide
  • LGBTIQ Network – metro wide
  • Practice Managers in the South – southern Adelaide
  • Southern Nurse Network – southern Adelaide
  • Primary Health Care Nurse Network in the central/southern region [name to be determined by its members]
  • Seekers (Practice Managers) – northern Adelaide
  • Northern Practice Managers Network – northern Adelaide
  • Northern Primary Care Nurse Network – northern Adelaide
  • Young Professionals Program (Podiatry) – metro wide
  • School Health Journal Club - metro wide

The supported networks are located across the Adelaide metropolitan region and provide a variety of health provider and/or network focus opportunities.

If you are interested in finding out more information and/or connecting with a network please contact the Primary Health Care Liaison Team - phone 8219 5900 or email