The government of Western Australia has committed AU$8.5 million to create a new integrated human resources, payroll, and rostering platform for the state’s health system.
“A modern and contemporary HR system will enable better workforce planning in response to the changing health needs of the WA community,” WA Health Minister Roger Cook said.
“This process will enable us to identify a prospective solution that will help inform our ability to deliver the best healthcare services, at the right time, by the right people.”
The initiative will see its current “ageing” HR system be replaced.
With phase one of the initiative already underway, the WA government said it has issued a tender request to identify a shortlist of vendors that can deliver the single system.
The tender request’s requirements are that the shortlisted vendors must be capable of integrating information including payroll, HR, learning management, and