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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