tel: 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