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Billing: Other Option
Wheelchair access: Yes
The Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) program provides a slow stream rehabilitation program catering for older people with chronic or complex conditions associated with ageing, cognitive dysfunction, chronic illness or disability. The Rehabilitation Program involves patients and families in goal setting for rehabilitative outcomes with the aim for patients to reach optimum health and quality of life by restoring independence.
Individually tailored programs are developed and implemented by a multi-disciplinary team, in consultation with patients, family members and in liaison with community services. Each team is comprised of Medical, Nursing and Allied Health; including a Geriatrician, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Staff, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Social Work, Speech Therapy and Dietetics with other specialist services called upon as required.