Improving health in WA

Clinical Services and Research

Clinical Services and Research is the focal point for clinical policy development, engagement with the clinical workforce and health research.

We provide policy oversight and high level advice in relation to a range of clinical and related issues to key groups including:

  • health and medical researchers
  • higher education providers
  • local, State and Commonwealth Governments and agencies
  • community organisations
  • private health institutions
  • professional associations
  • charitable organisations.

Our policy advice covers a number of areas including:

  • blood and blood product usage and supply
  • clinical leadership for nursing and midwifery, allied health professionals and dentistry
  • health and medical research
  • health technology and medicines management
  • interstate patient transfer
  • licensing and accreditation 
  • patient safety and clinical quality
  • reproductive technology
  • clinical workforce