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Developing a thriving general practice workshops


These workshops will focus on developing a thriving general practice and how to apply the principles of strategic business planning and learning from the Health Care Home (HCH) programme to your business planning, practice management and service development. 

Led by Helen Parker, CEO of Pinnacle this workshop is for GP owners and practice managers who would like to review their approach to planning for the future. The workshop will include:

  • why strategic business planning is critical for business viability, profitability, workforce and patient satisfaction
  • what does a good practice strategic business plan look like
  • how practices have benefited from proactively planning for their future 
  • tools and templates to help you
  • using practice data effectively 
  • how to adopt the learning from the HCH programme into business and service planning - and how our HCH model is developing 
  • how Pinnacle can support you in creating and delivering your business plan
  • opportunity to learn and share with others.


We'll run three sessions across the network, dates and locations as below. Please RSVP to mhnadminteam@pinnacle.health.nz a week prior to the workshop date.

  • Waikato: 14 July, 1pm-5pm - Hamilton, Pinnacle office
  • Taranaki: 18 June, 1pm-5pm - location TBC 
  • Gisborne: 30 June, 1pm-5pm- location TBC 

Helen Parker is happy to arrange a visit to the more rural practices to avoid travelling times. 

There is no charge for attending, lunch and refreshments provided. Would love to see you there!

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