Clinics & services

Long COVID Rehabilitation Service (ReCOVery)

We support people who are experiencing ongoing symptoms from COVID-19 (Long COVID) manage their symptoms.

About us

We help people in the community who are 12-weeks post illness with COVID-19 access care for ongoing symptoms or Long COVID.

To be eligible you need to be:

  • Aged 18 year or over
  • Live within Austin Health’s catchment area or already receive care at Austin Health
  • Not reside in Residential aged care.

We can assist with the following symptoms:

  • Fatigue
  • Brain Fog
  • Taste and smell changes
  • Mood changes
  • Breathlessness
  • Unintentional loss of weight or poor appetite
  • Sleep Disturbance
  • Voice changes

We offer telehealth appointments and centre-based appointments (when required) and some groups.

Our team consists of the following disciplines:

  • Neuropsychology
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Speech Pathology
  • Social Work
  • Clinical Psychology

 

Specialist medical review available as required.

Our services

We provide the following services:

  • Comprehensive assessment
  • Individual care plans
  • Education
  • Care coordination

Referrals

For patients

You need a referral from your GP or specialist to access this service.

For health professionals

Please complete our electronic referral form.

Contact us

ReCOVery

Phone: 9496 2235

E-mail: post-acutecovidservice@austin.org.au

Open hours: Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm (excluding public holidays)