Remote Health Unit Business Index

6 March 2018
Title Time Description
Clive Bishop Medical Centre 9:00 AM to 4:45 PM CBMC open for appointments with GP's from 9.00am to 4.45pm Monday to Friday. Bulk Billed. Closed on Public Holidays.
Early Pregnancy Assessment Service (EPAS) 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM The early pregnancy assessment service (EPAS) is an outpatient clinic offering medical care and emotional support for women experience symptoms of early pregnancy complications such as miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy and gestational trophoblastic disease.

Women are able to self refer to this clinic which is offered on all weekday mornings by a midwife. The midwife will arrange ultrasounds, pathology, a management plan in consultation with the visiting obstetrician, counselling, follow up, referrals to other services if required, contraception and pre-conception counselling.

Women who are bleeding heavily, have severe pain, feel dizzy or have collapsed require emergency treatment through the Emergency Department. These women can still have follow up care once they are stable through EPAS.
Early Pregnancy Assessment Service (EPAS) 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM The early pregnancy assessment service (EPAS) is an outpatient clinic offering medical care and emotional support for women experience symptoms of early pregnancy complications such as miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy and gestational trophoblastic disease.

Women are able to self refer to this clinic which is offered on all weekday mornings by a midwife. The midwife will arrange ultrasounds, pathology, a management plan in consultation with the visiting obstetrician, counselling, follow up, referrals to other services if required, contraception and pre-conception counselling.

Women who are bleeding heavily, have severe pain, feel dizzy or have collapsed require emergency treatment through the Emergency Department. These women can still have follow up care once they are stable through EPAS.
RFDS clinics TIBOOBURRA HS AND MOOMBA S.A. 10:00 AM to 2:45 PM RFDS Primary Health Clinics - Tibooburra HS 10.00am to 2.45pm and Moomba HS 10.00am to 12.00pm. Call Tibooburra HS on 08 8091 3302, Moomba HS call 08 8678 4414
RFDS clinic at Innamincka Station 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM RFDS primary health clinics at Innamincka Station (10.00am to 12.00 noon) Innamincka Clinic co-ordinator Jodie Keogh phone - 08 8675 9903
FIT & STRONG Strength Training Program @ Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club, Dareton 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM FIT & STRONG Strength Training Program supports the Chronic Disease Strategy, and was commenced with support provided by a Veterans Community Grant from the Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club, Dareton. Strength training can help reduce the signs and symptoms of many chronic diseases. Exercise has been shown to increase the strength of your muscles, maintain the integrity of your bones, and improve your balance, coordination and moiblity. It is open to all community members with the initial target group being men and women aged 50 plus.
COST: FREE
WHEN: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:15am-12:15pm
WHERE: Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club, Matong Street, Dareton
All participants are required to attend a pre-exericse health screening and appraisal. You may also be required to obtain clearance from your General Practitioner. Contact Dareton Primary Health on 03 5021 7200 to arrange an appointment for your assessment.
Psychiatry Clinics 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Psychiatry clinics 1.00pm to 4.00pm. Full assessment required by the Mental Health Team before an appointment can be made with the Psychiatrist. For further information please call 0880801554 or call into Primary Health at the Broken Hill Health Service.
SKIRTS Aqua Fitness Exercise Program @ Dareton Swimming Pool, Matong Street, Dareton 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM SKIRTS is a health promotion program that targets clients whohave disengaged from physical activity. The program aims to increase the level of physical activity in a comfortable, supportive group setting and to improve levels of self-confidence and improved health outcomes. Forecast temperature must be 30°C or above. If less than 30°C, the session will be cancelled for that day.

Participants are required to bring: foam float (eg aqua noodles); foam aqua dumbbells; water bottle; hat; towel; sunscreen.

COST: FREE. Participants are to pay their own entrace fee into Dareton Swimming Pool.
WHERE: Dareton Swimming Pool, Matong Street, Dareton
WHEN: Tuesdays (November-March)
TIME: 2:30-3:30pm

Contact the Diabetes Educator at Dareton Primary Health or your Primary Health worker for more information.