Commissioning Information Sheets for Providers

Page last updated: 02 May 2019

Intended audience: Primary health care providers, Primary Health Networks (PHNs)

These information sheets are useful for primary health care providers who have been (or are interested in being) commissioned by PHNs to deliver health services. They can help providers understand PHN commissioning processes and how they can work with PHNs in a commissioning environment.

The Department of Health and PwC produced the information sheets in 2017-18. The documents were co-designed with PHNs.

The Information Sheets cover:

  • Commissioning overview
  • Co-design
  • Procurement approaches
  • Markets
  • Monitoring and evaluation
A commissioning overview in the PHN context (Word 159 KB)
A commissioning overview in the PHN context (PDF 333 KB)

Co-design in the PHN context (Word 90 KB)
Co-design in the PHN context (PDF 275 KB)

Procurement approaches in the PHN context (Word 93 KB)
Procurement approaches in the PHN context (PDF 276 KB)

Markets in the PHN context (Word 92 KB)
Markets in the PHN context (PDF 278 KB)

Monitoring and evaluation (Word 92 KB)
Monitoring and evaluation (PDF 174 KB)