​Muswellbrook Community Health Services

Acting Health Service Manager

Anita Bomann-King (Hunter Valley Community Health)

Address

Next to hospital
Brentwood Street
Muswellbrook NSW 2333

Contact details

Telephone: 6542 2050
Fax: 6542 2005

Hours of operation

8am to 5pm

Parking

Muswellbrook Hospital
Community Health Car park
Some services accessed via street parking on Brecht St and Brentwood St.

Services available

Specialty​Sub-Specialties​Procedures​Availability
Aboriginal Health ServicesAboriginal Health Liason Officer(AHLO) – MuswellbrookThe AHLO is employed to ensure that any person who identifies as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) is able to access culturally appropriate care.Monday - Friday from 8.30am to 5pm. (outreach services provided to Murrurundi/Denman/Scone and Merriwa from Muswellbrook as required)
​Medical Outreach Indigenous Chronic Disease Program​The multidisciplinary program is aimed to assist Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander 15 years of age or older with: Diabetes, Heart Disease, Respiratory Disease, Renal Disease.​Monthly clinics; second-monthly with Diabetic Specialist
​Ongoing and Extended Care Services​Transitional Aged Care Program ​12 week post hospital therapy program - All client must have ACAT assessment before leaving hospital and be assessed by TACP before discharge - Referral 0434 361 425​Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm
​Cardiac and Respiratory Rehabilitation (Rural Rehab)​Exercise and education program​Monday/Thursday
​Specialised Nursing Services​Specialist wound Care​Dressings/Education/ Care Management​Monday to Friday
​Palliative Care ​Care management/ education/ advocacy/Carer/ Family support​Monday to Friday
​Women's Health​Screening / Education - Clinic - Phone for appointments​Monday to Thursday
​Child, Youth and Family Health Services​Audiometry ​Hearing screening for all ages​Muswellbrook 3 days per month.
​StEPS Vision Screening​Preschool Vison Screening​As arranged with each preschool
​School Based Immunisation Program​Adolescent Vaccine Program​As arranged with each High School
​Parenting groups​Education/ Advocacy​As arranged