GP engagement fundamental to success of MLs

So it was timely that the World Health Care Networks (WHCN) conference was held in Cairns last month, with most chairs, CEOs and staff of MLs present getting a world view on the ML equivalents, Primary Health Care Organisations (PHCO).

Dr Johnny Marshall, interim partnership development director, NHS Clinical Commissioners, and a GP, observed that  highly organised primary care and strong clinical leadership was essential if a country is to have a strong health system.