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Mental Health Nurses

Mental Health Nurses can be accessed by referral from the Doctor & appointments made through Eastern Medicare Local

http://sane.org  http://BeyondBlue.org.au

Diabetes Educator services

Diabetes Educator services can be accessed by extended primary care plans & once again your Doctor needs to commence EPC process first. Diabetic Educator can assist in care plan.

Our new credentialed Diabetic Educator, Mrs Sue Quirk (RN, CDE)   offers services to our patients every second Tuesday afternoon.

Sue Quirk has also a postgraduate in nutrition & has worked in this area (Glen Waverley, Mooroolbark, Rowville) for over 15years.

Initial appointments require a 40 minute consultation , with follow up appointments needing a 20 minute appointment.

http://www.diabetesvic.org.au www.diabetesaustralia.com.au www.inspiro.org.au

Asthma & Respiratory services

Asthma & Respiratory services can also be accessed in the same way as the diabetic Educator services & your Doctor needs to commence EPC process fiirst.

http://www.asthmaaustralia.org.au & http://nationalasthma.org.au

 

Our Practice nurse, Naomi provides a valuable service to our patients who have asthma or COPD, and offers asthma action plans, COPD support and care planning, and spirometry as part of her expanded service to our patients.

Our Practice Nurse, Bernadette provides assistance with Mental Health Care Plans in conjunction with our patients treating doctor.

The co-operation & team work between the Doctors, Patients & Specialist Nurses can help improve treatment of chronic healthcare conditions such as Diabetes & Asthma & certain Mental health issues.

Business Achiever Award

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This Business Achiever Award was given for Health Services in the Yarra Ranges Region

AGPAL

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Swansea Rd clinic was reaccredited by AGPAL (Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited for the 6th time in March 2015 – more info available at www.agpal.com.au.

Prime Ministers Encouragement award

The Asthma clinics operating at Swansea Rd Clinic in co-operation with the Whitehorse Division of General Practice won the 2007 Prime Ministers Encouragement award for Excellence in Business Partnerships (Victoria Medium Business).

ERGPA

ERGPA (Eastern Ranges General Practice Association) awarded Practice Manager of the Year 2009 toJenny Yeo