East Hume Regional Consultancy Palliative Care

Part of Albury Wodonga Health

Our Services

Secondary Palliative Care Consultancy service – home, hospital, phone and clinic based consults incorporating advice for:

  • Community palliative care services, general practitioners, medical map-east_400treating teams and other primary healthcare providers;
  • the management of complex symptoms, care planning, medication management and end of life care;
  • the management of end stage disease – malignant and non-malignant;
  • Palliative care education and training.

 

Outpatient clinics

Medical referral required.

  • Albury Wodonga Ph (02) 6051 7335

 

Referral to Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Referral from medical, nursing or community palliative care.

Please phone the service prior to sending a referral.

East Hume Regional Consultancy Palliative Care Ph: (02) 6051 7423

Please include:

  • Referral letter or form
  • Recent pathology results
  • Recent radiology results
  • Current medications
  • Other relevant information

 

Service area

Covers all the council areas in East Hume – Rural cities of Benalla, Wangaratta and Wodonga and the Shires of Alpine, Indigo, Mansfield, parts of Strathbogie and Towong.

 

Staff

Specialist Physician in Palliative Medicine – Dr Chi Li

Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner Candidate: Sara Lord & Lynne Keatings

Administration Assistant: Brooke Shedden

 

Contact

East Hume Regional Consultancy Palliative Care

PO Box 326, Albury NSW 2640

Physical Address: Vermont Street, Wodonga VIC 3690

Phone: (02) 6051 7423

Fax: (02) 6058 4314

Email: Palliative.Care@awh.org.au

Website: www.awh.org.au