- 8.30am-5.00pm (Mon-Fri)
Byron Bay Community Health Cancer & Palliative Community ServicesThe Service provides Consultancy services to Lismore, Tweed and Murwillumbah Hospitals and Community patients. Education and consultancy services are also offered and attended at Residential Aged Care facilities. Multidisciplinary Team meetings/case reviews are conducted weekly and include Queensland Community Nursing Services to ensure continuity of care. Community Registered Nurses and multi-disciplinary team to monitor pain symptoms and offer support in collaboration with patient’s General Practitioner and treating specialists. Inpatients care available at Lismore, Tweed and Murwillumbah Hospitals. Assistance from trained volunteers for in-home respite, equipment loan and transport. Information and assistance in regard to prosthesis, wigs. Transport to Brisbane radiation . Clinical and financial support. Bookings for ‘Look Good Feel Better’ Program. Bereavement support.
- Patients with progressive illness. Not exclusive to cancer patients. Ensure optimal quality of life.
- For further information clients can be referred to Virginia Morris, Clinical Nurse Consultant at Tweed Community Health or the Community Nurses.
Location of Service
54 Ewingsdale Road, Ewingsdale, NSW 2481, Australia