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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

Te Hau o Te Ora, the low-cost Invercargill general practice, turns one

Aug 31, 2023

28 August 2023Te Hau o Te Ora, the low-cost Invercargill general practice, turns one Te Hau o Te Ora, Partnered Primary Care Services Ltd, celebrated it’s one year anniversary this…

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Big impact in a short time: New report shows Tōku Oranga-Access + Choice programme making a difference, service is equitable

May 2, 2023

Meaningful and measurable benefits for patients is how a new report describes the impact of a WellSouth mental health and well-being service delivered through general practices across Southern.The Evaluation of…

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Warm Pacific welcome for Senior Clinical Advisor Dr Letava Tafuna’i

Apr 27, 2023

Appointment marks dedicated support for Pacific health providers and communitiesWellSouth is partnering with Pacific providers to further increase support for the health and wellbeing needs of Pasifika communities in Otago…

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