Care plan are a good idea for patients with chronic medical conditions;
Chronic medical conditions may include some of the following: Diabetes, Coronary artery disease, COPD (Emphysema), Chronic osteoarthritis, Lymph oedema, and many others.
A care plan is a good opportunity to streamline you care and involve allied health professionals to improv your health and health outcomes. These include: Podiatrists, Dieticians, physiotherapists, exercise physiologists, speech therapists and others.
During this visit you will see the nurse who will update some of your demographic information and also do some observations and interventions if needed. Following the nurse visit you will then see the doctor who will then put together the care plan for you. The care plan is for you, to help you, and to improve your health.
Under the care plan arrangements, you will be entitled to 5 allied health visits in one calendar year.
Please ask if you have any questions and if you qualify, please notify reception to assist you with the appropriate booking for a care plan.