Resources for general practices

A Health Care Home is an existing general practice or Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service (ACCHS) that cares for people with long-term conditions such as diabetes, arthritis, heart and lung conditions.

Page last updated: 26 March 2018

Resources to share with your patients

If you are having difficulty accessing the PDF, please email healthcarehomes@health.gov.au for an alternate version to be sent to you.

Health Care Homes Patient brochure (PDF 397 KB)

Health Care Homes Patient handbook (PDF 421 KB)
Health Care Homes Patient handbook (Word 160 KB)

Health Care Homes patient brochure - Coordinated care for people with chronic conditions

Resources for GPs and practice staff

Health Care Homes' Care Team Handbook (PDF 431 KB)
Health Care Homes' Care Team Handbook (Word 312 KB)

Health Care Homes' handbook (PDF 539 KB)
Health Care Homes' handbook (Word 270 KB)

Health Care Homes first consult and enrolment checklist for clinicians (PDF 238 KB)
Health Care Homes first consult and enrolment checklist for clinicians (Word 644 KB)

A guide for talking to prospective patients (PDF 213 KB)
A guide for talking to prospective patients (Word 209 KB)

Health care Homes Letter SMS facebook content for prospective patients (PDF 245 KB)
Health care Homes Letter SMS facebook content for prospective patients (Word 213 KB)

Infographics for GPs and practice staff

Description of image - Patient surrounded by the members of care team and shared care plan, showing how the care team coordinate care.

Image of a patient surrounded by the members of care team and shared care plan, showing how the care team coordinate care. (Jpeg 1021 KB)

Description of image - Patient surrounded by members of care team and shared care plan, showing better access to care with a care team.

Image of a patient surrounded by members of care team and shared care plan, showing better access to care with a care team. (Jpeg 991 KB)

Description of image - Patient’s shared care plan, surrounded by the patient and the members of the care team, showing that everyone has input into the shared care plan.

Image of a patient’s shared care plan, surrounded by the patient and the members of the care team, showing that everyone has input into the shared care plan. (Jpeg 974 KB)

Health Care Homes’ evaluation

More information on the Health Care Homes’ evaluation is available on the Health Policy Analysis evaluation page.