DTC Representation

NSW TAG and TAG Net members represent Drug and Therapeutics Committees (DTC) at both the institutional and Local Health District (LHD) level within NSW.

Below are the DTCs currently represented by the NSW TAG membership.

Key:
* indicates hospitals that have a local DTC
** indicates a Safe Use of Medicines Committee (SUM) or similar

Metropolitan NSW Local Health Districts

Members can access contact details for the Secretaries of each DTC via the NSW Health website.

LHD
DTC
Central Coast
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Gosford, Long Jetty, Woy Woy, Wyong

Illawarra Shoalhaven
District covered by Wollongong Hospital DTC*:

Bulli, Coledale, Port Kembla, Shellharbour (Kiama). Shoalhaven* (Milton Ulladulla, David Berry)

Nepean Blue Mountains
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Nepean**, Blue Mountains** (and Springwood), Lithgow** (and Portland)

Northern Sydney
Greenwich Hospital DTC (and Neringah)

Royal Rehabilitation Centre DTC

Northern Sydney LHD Mental Health DTC

District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Hornsby Ku–ring–gai*, Macquarie*, Manly and Mona Vale*, Royal North Shore and Ryde*

South Eastern Sydney
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Calvary Healthcare, Gower Wilson (Lord Howe Island), Prince of Wales*, Royal Hospital for Women*, St George*, Sutherland*, Sydney & Sydney Eye Hospital*, War Memorial*

South Western Sydney
Sydney and South Western Sydney Mental Health DTC

District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Bankstown–Lidcombe*, Bowral**, Braeside*, Camden and Campbelltown*, Fairfield*, Liverpool*

Sydney
Sydney and South Western Sydney Mental Health DTC

District Medication Safety and Quality Use of Medicines Committee covers the following hospitals:

Balmain*, Canterbury*, Concord*, Royal Prince Alfred*

Western Sydney
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Blacktown and Mount Druitt**, Cumberland (Mental Health)*, Westmead and Auburn**

Specialty Networks
Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network (Randwick and Westmead)

Justice and Forensic Mental Health Network

Additional LHN
St Vincent’s and Mater Health Sydney DTC covers the following hospital:

St Joseph’s, Auburn

Rural & Regional NSW Local Health Districts

Far West
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Balranald, Broken Hill, Ivanhoe, Menindee, Tibooburra, Wentworth, Wilcannia

Hunter New England
HNE Mental Health QUM and Treatments Committee

District DTC covers the following hospitals:

John Hunter Hospital (and JHH Children’s Hospital)*

Lower Mid North Coast Cluster* (Buladelah, Gloucester, Taree/Manning, Wingham)

Maitland (and Upper and Lower Hunter Cluster)* (Cessnock, Denman, Dungog, Kurri Kurri, Merriwa, Murrurundi/Wilson, Muswellbrook, Scott Memorial Hosp (Scone), Singleton)

Northern Sector* (Armidale, Glen Innes, Gunnedah, Guyra, Inverell, Moree, Narrabri, Tamworth, Walcha)

Mid North Coast
Coffs Harbour Hospital DTC* (Bellingen, Dorrigo, Macksville)

Port Macquarie Base Hospital DTC* (Kempsey, Wauchope)

Murrumbidgee
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Barham Koondrook, Batlow, Berigan, Boorowa, Coolamon, Cootamundra, Corowa**, Culcairn, Deniliquin, Finley, Griffith*, Gundagai, Hay, Henty, Hillston, Holbrook, Jerilderie, Junee, Lake Cargelligo, Leeton, Lockhart, Murrumburrah-Harden, Narrandera, Temora, Tocumwal, Tumbarumba, Tumut*, Urana, Wagga Wagga, West Wyalong, Young

Northern NSW
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Clarence Health Service Group* (Grafton, Maclean)

Richmond Health Service Group* (Ballina, Bonalbo, Casino, Coraki, Kyogle, Lismore Base, Nimbin, Urbenville)

The Tweed Byron Health Service Group* (Byron Bay, Mullimbimby, Murwillimbah, Tweed)

Southern NSW
Southern Mental Health Network DTC

District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Bateman’s Bay and Moruya*, Bega and Pambula**, Cooma (Bombala, Delegate), Crookwell°, Goulburn* (Braidwood), Queanbeyan, Yass

Western NSW
District DTC covers the following hospitals:

Dubbo Base Hospital Pharmacy Network* (Baradine, Bourke, Brewarrina, Cobar, Collarenebri, Coolah, Coonabarabran, Coonamble, Dubbo, Dunedoo, Gilgandra, Goodooga, Gulargambone, Gulgong, Lightening Ridge, Mudgee, Narromine, Nyngan, Rylstone, Trangie, Walgett, Warren, Wellington)

Eastern–Southern Cluster* (Bathurst, Blayney, Canowindra, Condobolin, Cowra, Cudal, Eugowra, Forbes, Grenfell, Hillend, Molong, Oberon, Orange, Parkes, Peak Hill, Tottenham, Trundle, Tullamore)

Mental Health-Orange Health Service (Bloomfield site)*