Our Aboriginal Health Practitioners (AHP) and Aboriginal Health Workers (AHW) are an integral part of our service delivery and are skilled in a range of important health care areas. Our AHPs are registered as health professionals and can provide services under Medicare. These services include:
They also play an important role in reducing anxiety and improving the quality of communication for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander clients through cultural connection. They assist general practitioners (GPs) and registered nurses (RNs) to better understand and respond to clients’ concerns and help clients to better understand their illness and treatment. They assist in:
Our Aboriginal Health Workers / Practitioners are providing consultations as a part of your appointment with the doctor.
In a SNAPP CHECK you can: