‘Business as usual’ for WA super clinic

The Shire of Roebourne council last month voted unanimously in favour of a plan to build an $11 million GP super clinic in the area.

Construction is slated to begin in September, for a 2015 opening.

The project, which will be built and run by the Pilbara Health Network (PHN), incorporates $7 million in funding from the Labor government’s GP Super Clinics Program. 

Oil and gas giant Woodside will provide an addition $3 million in funding, and the Western Australian Centre for Rural Health (WACRH) will