It communicates our commitment to codesign with our partners and provides a set of principles for making decisions. It also guides consistent and best practice commissioning across the organisation.
Consultation for the development of the Framework was undertaken in early 2022 through a range of approaches, including focus groups and surveys. Stakeholders who participated were member organisations, primary care providers, commissioned service providers, Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs), and peak bodies.
As a commissioner, NQPHN has an important role in working closely with our partners to shape the service system so that it is well positioned to address the health needs of the region and services are aligned with contemporary policy and practice.