Aboriginal HealthSouth West Healthcare acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future custodians and Elders of the areas of South Western Victoria in particular the Gunditjmara, Eastern Maar and Wadawurrung people and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Aged Care - Merindah LodgeAt Merindah Lodge, our aim is to deliver excellence in care, whilst enriching the lives of our consumers with a sense of purpose, wellbeing and happiness. We want to help you live the most fulfilling and meaningful life possible. This means that everything we do begins with you, your needs, interests and your preferences.
Cancer Link NurseThe Cancer Link Nurse at South West Healthcare provides support for people affected by cancer in Warrnambool and surrounding areas.
Community Health (Camperdown)Camperdown Community Health provide services that improve the health and wellbeing of the community. Our services include child and family health, allied health, chronic disease management, diabetes support, oral health services, social support and prevention programs.
Community Health (Lismore)Lismore Community Health provide services that improve the health and wellbeing of the community. Our services include child and family health, allied health, chronic disease management, diabetes support, social support and prevention programs.
Community Health (Macarthur)Macarthur Community Health Centre provides a range health and community based services to support people in the township of Macarthur and the surrounding district.
Continence UrologyThe Continence Urology Service can help people who have urinary and faecal continence issues. We offer assessment, education and management advice on a range of continence issues for children and adults.
David Newman Community CentreThe David Newman Community Centre is a friendly and relaxed place for people to come and get involved in community activities that keep them active, healthy, independent and connected to friends.
DentalSouth West Dental Service is a public dental service located in the South West region of Victoria. The clinic provides quality emergency, general, denture and preventative dental care to all eligible age groups.
District NursingProvides a range of nursing care in the community delivered by registered and enrolled nursing staff. Nursing care is available to people of all ages who will benefit from community based care that will support the individual to receive care and remain independent in there own home or other suitable community location.
Health PromotionSouth West Healthcare is committed to providing outstanding healthcare in partnership with our regional community. This includes the provision of a comprehensive range of high quality health and wellbeing services including promoting health and preventing ill-health.
Healthier MeCamperdown Community Health offers a variety of exercise programs tailored for different fitness levels and health issues. These sessions are conducted in a fun, safe and encouraging environment, under supervision of our experience staff.
Hospital in the HomeHospital in the Home (HITH) is a an acute health program that substitutes admitted care in the home setting. Patients who receive HITH care are classified as admitted patients.
Intensive CareThe Intensive Care Unit has both Intensive Care and High Dependency beds. We have specialised staff and equipment to provide care for patients who have suffered a serious illness or have undergone major surgery. Our priority is to provide the best care for our patients within a supportive and friendly environment for both staff and patients.
Paediatrics and Neonatal MedicineAt Warrnambool Paediatrics, we offer comprehensive care to children and young people from ages 0 to 18 years. Our 5 paediatricians see patients in both the outpatient clinic, and in Warrnambool Base Hospital where we have a 10 bed children’s ward and a 6 bed Special Care Nursery for premature or unwell newborns.
PharmacySouth West Healthcare Pharmacy provides comprehensive medication services to a range of patients and carers as needed for their best care.
PodiatryPodiatry is an Allied Health profession focused on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of medical conditions and injuries of the foot, ankle and lower limb. The conditions Podiatrists treat include those resulting from bone/joint disorders and soft-tissue and muscular pathologies, as well as neurological and circulatory disease.
Rapid Assessment Community Evaluation (RACE)The RACE team of nurses assess aged care residents and community rehab patients to help prevent hospital presentation. The nursing team provides assessment and management of acute medical conditions, where specific management would otherwise require a resident to briefly attend an Emergency Department. The initiative aims to keep residents happy, healthy and in their homes.
Smoking Cessation ClinicTo help you to give up smoking and provide support to assist you staying smoke free. Our program includes one on one counselling addressing why you may smoke and how to change "habits" and deal with the emotional side to smoking. We educate our clients in the correct use of smoking cessation medications and how to qualify for PBS scripts.
Speech PathologySpeech pathologists work with people of all ages who have communication or swallowing difficulties. Speech Pathologists assess and treat people with a range of difficulties. These may include problems with speech, voice, using and understanding language, fluency, reading, writing and swallowing (dysphagia).
Women's & MaternityThe Women's and Maternity Services unit comprises of 14 beds and 5 birthing suites across two campuses and provides expertise in women's health care including pregnancy, birth, postnatal care and gynaecological conditions.
Wound ManagementThe Wound Management team includes a specialist nurses in the science of wound healing. A Nurse Practitioner and Clinic Nurse Consultant will provide care for any patient with a wound or at risk of developing a wound.