RDGP was established as the Riverland Division of General Practice Inc under the Commonwealth Government’s Divisions of General Practice program in 1994 as an independent, membership based organisation. Since that time it has evolved into a Primary Health Care organisation with a focus on providing integrated and coordinated locally focused and responsive services in line with locally identified health needs. RDGP supports its membership – the Primary Health Care workforce including GPs, Specialists, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals – to enhance the patient journey and improve patient care.Current funding from both government and non-government sources enables RDGP to focus on targeted groups within the community including:
Supports provided to the Primary Health Care workforce focus on:
RDGP works in partnership with a broad range of organisations and service providers to deliver integrated and coordinated health services to the community including General Practice, specialists, allied health services, state government health services – including hospitals and community health, non government organisations, local government and community groups.