New Norfolk Community Nursing

Southern Tasmania Area Health ServicesTasmanian Health Service - Southern Region

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New Norfolk Community Nursing

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New Norfolk Community Nursing provides services to clients living in the New Norfolk, Upper Derwent Valley, Midlands and Central Highlands local government areas.

Community Nurses visit people who require occasional or ongoing support at home or in a clinic setting to maintain their health and wellbeing.

Community Nurses provide the following care:

  • Follow up treatment following a patient's discharge from hospital
  • Management of acute and chronic wounds
  • Medication management
  • Palliative Care
  • Holistic client centred care
  • Confidential assessments and development of agreed plans of care
  • Rehabilitation support
  • Promotion of independence and wellbeing utilising self management principles
  • Health education and promotion
  • Continence support and advice
  • Chronic condition self management

Location

Contact Details

Opening Hours

New Norfolk area

Phone: 6166 1290
Fax: 6173 0451
3 Richmond Street, New Norfolk

8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday to Friday
8:30 am - 12:30 pm Weekends
Limited service on public holidays for priority cases

Central Highlands area

Phone: 6122 2000
Fax: 6122 2099
6896 Lyell Highway, Ouse

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Midlands area

Phone:  6166 1290
Fax:  6173 0451

8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday to Friday