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WellSouth is the Primary Health Network for the Southern locality, responsible for the delivery of primary health care and supporting general practice teams in Otago and Southland.

Our aim is to support people to look after themselves, promote healthy environments and help provide care, and support access to care, where and when it’s needed.



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Latest News at WellSouth

Primary Care Nurses Advance their Skills

Sep 21, 2022

The South Island are set to have twelve new community nurse prescribers by the end of October, just after the third cohort begin the six-month long programme.The South Island Registered…

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Call for interest: WellSouth Board of Trustees - Nurse Representative and Community Representative

Sep 19, 2022

Be part of making real impact in the health services for communities in Otago and Southland.WellSouth is seeking a nurse representative and a community representative to serve as trustees in…

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Gore Medical Centre credentialled as a Health Care Home practice, First practice in Southern to receive accreditation

Sep 1, 2022

The Gore Medical Centre (GMC) is celebrating a milestone in primary care in Southern.GMC is the first general practice in Otago and Southland to be credentialled as a Health…

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