Connecting you to health information and resources
Health Resource Directory connects people diagnosed with a health condition with information and resources. The information is developed from the clinical guidelines GPs use in south western Sydney.
The information has been reviewed and endorsed by local community members and GPs.
For health conditions, you will find:
A brief description of the health condition or procedure
What you can expect your GP to do now or in the future to help you manage the health condition
What steps you can take to manage your health condition
When you should call an ambulance or go back to your GP
What health and support services are available in south western Sydney
Some questions you may want to ask your GP to better understand your health condition
Links to more information about the health condition
For procedures, you will find:
A brief description of the procedure and what it is used for
What preparations you will need to complete before having the procedure
What happens during the procedure
What you can expect afterwards
What you will not find on Health Resource Directory
Why can I trust this information?
The information has been developed from the same clinical guidelines GPs use in south western Sydney. It has been reviewed and endorsed by the SWSPHN Community Advisory Committee and local GPs.
Most Health Resource Directory content is available in multiple languages in both text and audio files.
- Arabic / عربى
- Chinese / 中国人
- Vietnamese / Tiếng Việt
You can change the language of the website at the top right. Or you can select language options when viewing PDF factsheets or listening to audio translations.
Most health topics or condition pages will include two alternate content formats that you can access.
Factsheet as PDF available to view online and download. Available in all language options.
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Indicates an audio version you can listen to. Available in all language options.
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Support & links
The last section on health topics or condition pages will include support channels and services you can call, along with other websites and online documents you can read to learn more.
Services and channels you can speak to for assitance and support.
Recommended websites with useful information to learn more.