VISITING HEALTH PROVIDERS
The visiting health services listed below all work from the medical centre, which allows collaboration between visiting health care staff and the Flinders Medical Centre – Cloncurry, facilitating easy referral and information sharing between services. Some of these services are free whilst others are private services that attract a fee. For further information speak with a GP at Flinders, or contact those providers with contact details listed below directly.
A service provided to diabetic patients to monitor diabetic patient’s health care, provide advice to A new service is to be provided to our diabetic patients to monitor diabetic patient’s health care, provide advice to newly diagnosed diabetics and assist those living with diabetes. Flinders will be bringing to our practice in the near future qualified diabetic nurse educators. Please speak to our Registered Nurse or your GP re this new service
Flinders is joining with Diabetes Queensland to provide quality care for all our diabetic patients and will be implementing upgraded programs within the next few months. Our qualified nursing staff and doctors are always available to assist our diabetic patients.
A service is offered with visiting Fortnightly from Mount Isa NWRH .
This service will assist patients and to follow up with patients with mental health issues along with someone for patients to talk with and share their personal concerns or anxieties with. This service will also be available via Skype for convenience for our patients.
A service to check your eyes and provide glasses where required.
We have visiting optometrist from Mount Isa from CheckUP, please ring the practice for details and appointments: https://www.checkup.org.au/page/CheckUP_Health_Services/
A service to provide the treatment and manage your feet, services include foot ulcer management, diabetic foot assessments and the measurement and fitting of orthotics to improve posture and back pain.
Podiatry: Visiting podiatrist : https://afootc.com.au/
Pathology and specimen collection service provider
To make an appointment or discuss whether this service may be right for you make an appointment with your GP, or contact the service provider directly, by clicking on the link below.
A medical specialist service to manage diabetic patients.
To make an appointment or discuss whether this service may be right for you make an appointment with your GP.
NWRH is supporting visits from Exercise Physiology, Podiatry, Dietician, Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapy.
Provisional Psychologist RSGP
Black dog https://www.blackdoginstitute.org.au/
A A www.aa.org.au
Quit line www.quitnow.gov.au
Kids Help Line https://www.kidshelpline.com.au/