Resources for practices and ACCHS

This page contains Health Care Homes’ materials including templates, guides and other resources for practices and Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services (ACCHS).

Page last updated: 12 July 2018

The department has developed a range of resources to support Health Care Homes. Online versions of most of these resources are available below.

To order more printed resources:

For 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 brochure - Coordinated care for people with chronic conditions

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

For Indigenous patients

Health Care Homes brochure for Indigenous patients (PDF 321 KB)
Health Care Homes brochure for Indigenous patients (Word 210 KB)

Health Care Homes poster for ACHHS (PDF 289 KB)

Other consumer resources are available on the Health Care Homes for consumers’ page.

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

Use these infographics as screen savers or in any materials for Health Care Home patients.

Images marked Tonic have been resized for TonicTV screens.

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

Inforgraphic illustrating the 'Better Coordinated' Health Care Homes process

Image of a patient surrounded by the members of care team and shared care plan, showing how the care team coordinate care. (Jpeg 1.0 MB)

Image of a patient surrounded by the members of care team and shared care plan, showing how the care team coordinate care - Tonic.

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

Inforgraphic illustrating 'Your Care Team' under the Health Care Homes trial

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)

Image of a patient surrounded by members of care team and shared care plan, showing better access to care with a care team - Tonic

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.

Inforgraphic illustrating 'Your Shared Care Plan' under the Health Care Homes program for easier coordination of your chronic conditions

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)

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 - Tonic

Health Care Homes’ evaluation

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