07 4098 1711
4 Front St Mossman, QLD 4873

Chronic Diseases

Chronic diseases are complex, long lasting conditions that affect a person's quality of life and require a structured team approach.

  • Medical management of complex chronic diseases (Diabetes, Asthma/COPD, Ischaemic Heart Disease, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis)
  • Designated chronic disease clinics for care coordination, liasion with local service provider, integration of family members, referrals to allied health services
  • Wound management
  • Regular 75+ Health Checks
  • Collaboration with community health
  • Supporting patients to remain independent in their own homes
  • Facilitating transfer into residential care when necessary
  • Palliative care
  • Discussion of advanced health directives

Medicare on-the-spot claiming

This practice, in partnership with Medicare, is offering a fast and easy way to claim your Medicare rebate.

Your rebate will be automatically deposited into your cheque or savings account.

This practice is accredited

This means our practice meets strict standards set by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

Chronic Disease Clinic

Our experienced clinic nurse will help you and your doctor to coordinate your complex health needs and gets you in touch with local service providers and other allied health services (such as the podiatrist or physiotherapist) or organises a free hearing screen for you.

Closing the Gap

This practice supports Closing the Gap (CTG), an Australian Government program to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to tackle chronic disease.