What’s On in April?
Aged Care Assessment Team
Visiting Bingara once a month. Please phone 67992002.
Alcohol and Other Drugs
Available at Bingara Community Health Centre. For further information contact Community Health Staff on 6728 0130 or phone 1300 660 059.
For further information, and to register your interest, please contact Debbie Armstrong on 6728 0133 (Bingara) or 6728 9022 (Warialda).
Bingara Community Health Staff are able to provide information or assistance with devices and Asthma management Plans. Phone 6728 0130 for an appointment
Basic Foot Care Clinic
For patients who have no complicating health problems (such as diabetes) and is available by appointment only. Clinics held Wednesday afternoon from 1 to 4pm. Podiatrist is not available. Please phone 6728 0130.
Players of Bingo at the RSL Club are now able to have their Blood Pressure checked on a monthly basis prior to commencement of the game. Staff will set up outside the auditorium on the first Thursday of each month, so come say hello and have your BP checked.
Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
This Program is available at Bingara Community Health. A GP referral is required. Please phone 6728 0130.
Child and Family Health
Please phone Debbie Armstrong on 67280133 for a clinic appointment or home visit.
Parents and bubs group meets each Tuesday from 10.00 to 11.00 am at the Toy Library. Come and have a cuppa and chat and meet other parents. Contact Tanya Brennan 67240133 or Debbie Armstrong 67280133.
meets each Tuesday from 10.00 to 11.00 am at the Toy Library. Come and have a cuppa and chat and meet other parents. Contact Tanya Brennan 67240133 or Debbie Armstrong 67280133.
Community Nurses Drop-in Clinic
The Bingara Community Health Centre is open Monday to Friday 8.30am to10am. The Community Nurses are able to attend to wound care, removal of sutures, blood pressure or blood sugar levels. Community Health is now located in the old Physiotherapy room in the Activities Centre.
Advice on bladder and bowel management problems is available at the Bingara Community Health Centre. No referral is necessary. For further information contact Sharon Price or Betty Parsons on 67280130.
Day Care Centre
Is open Tuesdays & Thursdays. Phone 67280100 for further information.
Available at Bingara Community Health. Please phone 67280130.
Available at Bingara Community Health Centre monthly. For appointments please phone 6757 0219.
Available at Bingara Community health monthly. Please phone 6757 0220 for an appointment.
Healthy Lifestyle Group
The Healthy Lifestyle Group will recommence once the MPS opens. Dates will be advertised. Everyone will be welcome to come along. Hearing Service (Hearing Tests)
Phone Debbie Armstrong on 6728 0133 or 0429 100 342. Referral is NOT required.
Travel by hospital bus to Hydrotherapy Pool at Barraba, each Monday afternoon. Depart Front Car Park of the Bingara Hospital 1.00pm, returning approximately 4.00pm. Cost $3 (pool entry). GP Referral is essential. Contact the Physiotherapy Department on 6728 0134.
Mental Health Services / Social Worker
These address mental illness, Alcohol and other Drugs, Problem Gambling and Counselling Information and support. Information regarding referrals can be obtained from Community Health Staff on 67280130 or by phoning 1300 669 757.
Palliative Care Support
The Community Nurses are available to assist with advice and support for Palliative care clients, their carers and families. Please phone 67280130 for an appointment.
The Physiotherapist is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Bingara Community Hospital. Clients must have a written referral from GP or Specialist. Please phone 6728 0134 for an appointment (please leave a message).
This Program is available at Bingara Community Health. A GP referral is required. Please phone 67280130.
Service will recommence Monday March 31, 2008. Please phone 67280130 for an appointment.