CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT

Aboriginal people continue to experience greater health risks, poorer health and shorter life expectancy than non-Aboriginal people, partly because of higher rates of chronic disease such as diabetes, heart and lung disease.


A chronic condition is one that has been or is likely to be present for six months or longer. It includes, but is not limited to asthma, cancer, cardiovascular illness, diabetes mellitus, musculoskeletal conditions and stroke.  Mallee District Aboriginal Services operates a wide range of services aimed at supporting people with chronic disease, including chronic disease management plans and preventative programs.

Eligible clients can receive 'no gap' services at our clinics, with no out-of-pocket expenses.  They can be referred to MDAS chronic disease programs from our clinics, or by any General Practitioner.

People with certain chronic conditions are able to access the Care Coordination and Supplementary Services Program.
MALLEE DISTRICT ABORIGINAL SERVICES  “Our Vision: Generations of vibrant, healthy and strong Aboriginal communities”
NEWS
16/11/2018

HIPPY celebration for happy graduates

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30/10/2018

Men's healing gives back to the community

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EVENTS
22/11/2018
Thursday Nov 22

Type Two Diabetes Workshop (Swan Hill) Nov 22

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28/11/2018
Wed November 28, 2018

Swan Hill-Kerang Community Day

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JOBS
Mildura

Aboriginal Community Liaison Officers (Mildura & Swan Hill)

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Mildura

Mental Health Nurse (Mildura)

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MILDURA
120 Madden Avenue Mildura
Phone (03) 5018 4100

SWAN HILL
70 Nyah Road Swan Hill
Phone (03) 5032 8600

KERANG
9 Nolan Street Kerang
Phone (03) 5450 3019

ROBINVALE
Lot 1, McLennan Drive, Robinvale
Phone (03) 5026 1848


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