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NSW Strategic Framework and Workforce Plan for Mental Health 2018 – 2022: A Framework and Workforce Plan for NSW Health Services

NSW Ministry of Health Country Resources Mental Health Strategies and Plans New South Wales 27 September 2018 Policy document mental health care, mental health service

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The NSW Strategic Framework and Workforce Plan for Mental Health 2018-2022 (Framework and Workforce Plan) provide overarching guidance for NSW Health strategic action in mental health across the next five years.

The Framework provides an overview of the mental health status of the population, identifies the workforce, and outlines objectives, strategies and high level actions to improve the mental health and wellbeing of people with lived experience of mental illness, the experience of care for their families, carers and supporters and staff experiences. The Workforce Plan outlines workforce planning and development actions that will help services achieve Framework objectives. The Workforce Plan and Framework are interdependent and are integrated as a single framework. The Framework and Workforce Plan target statewide priorities for the next five years. Many other important focuses have not been mentioned, but continue as good business as usual practices and/or local initiatives.


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