Chronic Disease Management
Our experienced doctors manage patients with chronic disease such as asthma, coronary heart disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, diabetes and renal impairment.
We have registers for patients with chronic diseases which improves systematic and targeted care.
We work with our patients on prevention of chronic diseases and provide regular checks on cholesterol, glucose, and blood pressure and help patients improve these. GPs use the Diabetic risk assessment tool and Australian Cardiovascular Risk Predictor to target those Your Health Griffith has an excellent referral network of specialists and Allied health professionals to help with chronic disease management.
For patients with chronic medical conditions or mental health disorders, your GP is now able to create an individual management plan through Medicare in order to achieve optimal treatment outcomes. Patients who have a current GP plan in place are able to receive rebates from Medicare when they see a registered Allied Health Providers and psychologists.