Making good on the promise of genomics in healthcare: the NSW Health perspective

Aust Health Rev. 2023 Dec;47(6):631-633. doi: 10.1071/AH23112.


NSW Health is implementing genomics as a mainstream component of clinical care. The strategic, holistic approach is considering infrastructure, data governance and management, workforce, education, service planning and delivery. This work is generating insights about how to realise the promise of genomics in healthcare, highlighting the need for strong foundations, real-world application, accessibility and a focus on people using genomic information in clinical care.

MeSH terms

  • Delivery of Health Care*
  • Genomics
  • Health Facilities*
  • Humans
  • Workforce