For public holiday hours, please contact this service.
Billing: No Fee
Wheelchair access: Yes
Referral required from a general practitioner. General practitioners refer through Central patient intake Service via 1300 364 938 or visit www.health.qld.gov.au/metronorth/refer/ .
Queensland Heart Failure Services have specialist heart failure nurses and some also have dedicated pharmacists, physiotherapists, exercise physiologists, occupational therapists, dieticians, social workers and psychologists. Services offered usually include some or all of the following: 1.Follow-up: home visits, telephone, clinics; 2.Medical follow-up; 3.Patient and carer education; 4.Self-management strategies; 5.Weight monitoring; 6.Dietary advice; 7.Exercise; 8.Medication review; and 9.Social and psychological support. Heart Failure Service