NT PHN backs the decision to improve safety of rural area nurses

Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) supports the Northern Territory (NT) Government’s decision to review the safety of nurses working in rural and remote areas. The NT Government recently announced an Read more...


NT PHN to offer additional rural and remote CPD training in 2017

The Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) and Northern Territory General Practice (NTGPE) annual Compass Teaching and Learning Conference 2017 has been rescheduled due to a change in NT PHN’s funding Read more...


$3.9 million to support the Territory's drug and alcohol treatment services

Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) is in the final stages of a Territory-wide needs assessment to inform an upcoming tender process for a total of $3.9 million to support drug and alcohol treatment Read more...


Media Release - NT pioneers rural health leadership program

Alice Springs is hosting a new rural and remote leadership skills program for more than 20 university health students from around Australia this weekend. The aim is to equip these future doctors, Read more...


NT PHN is committed to the Health Care Home model

An article published in the NT News on Monday, 3 October 2016, titled Health care plan under fire, discussed the recently announced Health Care Home model being implemented in the Northern Territory Read more...


Media Release - Winners of the Administrator’s Medals in Primary Health Care 2016 celebrated

The Administrator’s Medals in Primary Health Care 2016 were presented last night by His Honour the Honourable John Hardy OAM, Administrator of the Northern Territory, at an official awards ceremony Read more...


Media Release - Northern Territory selected as Health Care Home site

The Australian Government Department of Health today announced plans to implement stage one of its Health Care Homes model in 10 Primary Health Network (PHN) regions. Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) Read more...


News update – Royal Commission

Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) is deeply concerned by the matter raised about the Northern Territory (NT) youth justice system that aired in the ABC Four Corners report on Monday 25 July. NT PHN Read more...


Board Communiqué – June 2016

The NT PHN Board Communiqué for June 2016 is now available. To view it, click here »  NT PHN Board Communiqués are issued following each Board meeting and communicate high level updates from the Read more...


Media Release - Northern Territory PHN leaders prepare for a night of homelessness

On Thursday 23 June 2016, Northern Territory PHN’s (NT PHN) Executive Team will be unrolling their sleeping bags to spend a night at the Darwin Waterfront for the annual Vinnie’s CEO Sleepout, Read more...


Northern Territory PHN acknowledges the traditional owners of the country on which we work and live and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respect to them and their cultures and to elders both past and present.