We care and support people to manage diabetes and other complex health conditions.
Our Diabetes Care Management & Assessment Service (DCAS) supports adults in our local community with diabetes and other chronic and complex health conditions.
We have a team of health professionals with expert knowledge and experience in diabetes management:
- Diabetes nurse educators
- Nursing and allied health staff
We provide the following services:
- Supporting patients to assess their ability to self-manage their diabetes
- Diabetes education
- Diabetes complication screening
We run a Diabetes Clinic on Friday.
You need a referral from your GP, specialist or health practitioner to access this service.
For health professionals
Fax your referral to Health Independence Program.
Health Independence Program
Phone: 03 9496 2211
Fax: 03 9496 4337
Open hours: Monday - Thursday 8.30am - 4.30pm
Health & Rehabilitation Centre
Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital
Edwin Street, Gate 5
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