Remote Health Unit Business Index

10 August 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.
Physiotherapy Knee Class 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Physiotherapy Knee class held every Tuesday and Friday 9am to 10am for patients who have had a knee replacement or operation. . Drs Referral is required for physio assessment prior to entering the class.
Waves Hydro / Musculoskeletal 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Classes held Mondays , Wednesday and Fridays mornings
Patients to continue their independent physiotherapy program in a supervised aquatic setting.
Balranald Baby & Child Health Clinics 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Clinics run Mon, Wed, Thurs and Fri. Ring for an appointment 03 5071 9800
MENINDEE HS (RFDS) - OPHTHALMOLOGIST Dr Richard Rawson and Optical Dispenser Brcue Rigby 9:15 AM to 2:45 PM RFDS visiting specialists
Obstetrics Clinic 9:15 AM to 12:00 PM This clinic provides routine 20 and 34 week antenatal appointments for all women with the visiting obstetrician. High-risk women in particular may need additional antenatal appointments with the obstetrician throughout their pregnancy. The woman's allocated Midwifery Group Practice (MGP) midwife will accompany the woman to these appointments for continuity of their care. The appointments are arranged by the MGP midwife on the woman's behalf as required at an earlier antenatal appointment.
RFDS clinics - WILCANNIA HS and IVANHOE HS 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM RFDS Primary Health Clinics - Wilcannia HS 9.30am to 3.00pm, Ivanhoe HS 10.15am to 2.45pm. Phone Wilcannia HS on 08 8083 8777 and Ivanhoe HS on 02 6990 2200
Physiotherapy Falls Prevention Class 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM For patients who have a history of falls or are at risk of falling to build strength and improve balance.
Tuesday and Friday 11-12 at Physiotherapy department
Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM A exercise program for patients with heart or lung related health conditions. Preassessment is required prior to the program The Acute Program runs twice a week for 8 weeks followed by a maintenance program that runs weekly for 8 weeks.