The rapid expansion in mining activity in the Pilbara over the last decade has resulted in significant change in the demographics of the region, heavily impacting on community infrastructure, health and community services demand and capacity to respond. KBC was contracted to undertake a medical workforce planning project for Rural Health West.
The consultancy incorporated the following:
- Development of a detailed project plan and consultation strategy
- Review and analysis of relevant documents
- Regional consultation
- Development of short-term plan and business case based on current models of care
- Development of long-term plan and business case incorporating a new model of service delivery