Medicare Locals’ united PHN bid

They have combined with four other health organisations to tender for both the rural and metropolitan networks when the six-week PHN tenders open in coming weeks.

Alliance spokeswoman Deb Lee said the consortium would write two separate bids for separate organisations. 

“We don’t see this as an amalgamation or a merger,” she told MO. “The collaborative partnership is for the bid writing and the engagement.”

While it is unclear how the PHNs