Why see a
Seeing a nurse practitioner has been shown to improve health outcomes and boost people's satisfaction due to the longer consultations and the nursing focus on the whole person.
Can you share info with my usual health provider?
Sure we can! We write our summary letters to you, the parent or carer in words you can understand (not medical jargon!). We will send a copy to your usual health provider or we can upload info to My Health Record.
What can nurse practitioners do?
Nurse practitioners can:
Perform advanced physical examinations
Order tests, such as X-rays and blood tests
Refer to medical specialists and allied health professionals
Give Medicare rebates
For more information about nurse practitioners, click here