RDGP was established as the Riverland Division of General Practice Inc. under the Commonwealth Government’s Divisions of General Practice program in 1994 as an independent, membership based organisation. Since that time it has evolved into a Primary Health Care organisation with a focus on providing integrated and coordinated locally focused and responsive services in line with locally identified health needs. RDGP supports its membership – the Primary Health Care workforce including GPs, Specialists, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals – to enhance the patient journey and improve patient care.
- Support and training to primary health care providers including General Practitioners, practice nurses and allied health professionals
- Coordination of local health programs and services in response to local needs
- Promotion of healthy lifestyle choices
- Lead agency for Riverland headspace - mental health care
Information provided by: Berri Barmera