For Healthcare Providers
As the situation around novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, we are doing everything we can at the Family Centre to ensure the safety of our community and team.
The Family Centre Team has developed new ways to deliver our vital services, in an affordable and accessible way so that you can feel happy, healthy and connected during the COVID-19 crisis and into the future.
We are pleased to be able to deliver the following services to our community in a safe and self-isolation friendly manner:
Bulk Billed Clinic Consultations - 20-minute phone or Zoom healthcare appointments
Bulk Billed Telehealth Psychology Appointments.
Patients can self-refer to the Type 1 Diabetes Family Centre simply by contacting us. Healthcare providers can also refer patients directly to our allied health services and patient education programs.
If you are referring a patient you can:
Every person with type 1 diabetes is eligible for a Chronic Disease Management Plan (CDMP) from their GP. A CDMP will subsidise visits for your patient when accessing our diabetes education and dietetics services.
If you are creating a CDMP for a patient you can:
Simply fax or email the CDMP to us using the contact details at the top of the page
Use the downloadable referral form and attach the CDMP
Use the online referral form below and upload the CDMP
What services do we offer?
The Type 1 Diabetes Family Centre offers a variety of allied healthcare services including, diabetes education, dietetics, psychology, HbA1c testing and patient education programs. Find out more information via the 'HCPs' menu, or from the links below.