Developing an integrated model of care informed by linked data, and consumer and clinician views

Summary

This project is focused on understanding and reducing methamphetamine-related harm within the Illawarra. 

It will examine the patterns of contact with health services, and whether users are accessing alcohol and other drugs treatment.

This exciting new project will identify unmet needs in local health services and inform the development of a screening/referral intervention to enable better linkage between existing services within the area.

Funding body

National Centre for Clinical Research on Emerging Drugs, Commonwealth Department of Health

Scheme name

Seed Funding

Years funded

2019

Lead institution

University of Wollongong / Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District