Our structure

A detailed review of the various organisations and services that combine to form NSW Health.

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Our organisation chart

A detailed view, in an easy to read chart, of how NSW Health is structured to provide health services to the community of NSW.

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Local health districts

15 local health districts and three specialty networks cover the metropolitan, regional and rural communities of NSW, each with a governing board.

A day in the life

The NSW public health system is world-class. It is the biggest public health system in Australia with over 120,000 dedicated staff who make up the health workforce.
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Value based healthcare

Value based healthcare means continually striving to deliver care that improves health outcomes that matter to patients and the experiences of providing and receiving care.

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Rural health

Rural NSW is characterised by its diversity. It is made up of major regional centres and coastal cities, small towns and remote communities.

Work with us

We recognise the importance of having a workforce that meets the changing needs of consumers, carers and the wider population of NSW and reflects the communities we serve.

Engaging with NSW Health

There are a range of ways in which you can be involved with us, either as a business, health professional or health consumer.

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The significant contribution of nurses, clinicians, allied health professionals, support staff and researchers working to deliver improved health outcomes for NSW are acknowledged and celebrated through a range of awards.
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Employee surveys

The NSW People Matter Employee Survey asks employees about their experiences with their work, workgroup, managers, and organisation.

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Health calendar

The NSW Health calendar provides a reliable, useful and up-to-date statewide information resource of upcoming health promotion weeks and events.
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Current as at: Wednesday 10 November 2021