Community Nursing/District Nursing
Community nurses are based in Ouyen and Sea Lake and service all areas of the Mallee Track catchment. Hours vary from centre to centre and are dependent on customer needs.
Community Nurses provide a comprehensive range of nursing care to individuals, their carers and other support persons of all ages within a persons home or other agreed location.
Nursing care according to assessed needs
Advice and support for carers and families
Referral to other health services as required
Support or education to manage illness
People requiring assistance with medication management
Community Nurse can be contacted:
Sea Lake & Outreach areas (03) 50702155
Ouyen & Outreach areas (03) 50921111
Is there a fee?
Clients eligible under the Home and Community Care program are charged a fee.
Clients receiving fees as part of a brokerage service or under an aged care package may have their fee paid for by a third party.