Respiratory Nurse Specialist Clinic

Respiratory Nurse Specialist Clinic

What is it?

The Respiratory Nurse Specialist Clinic helps empower participants with a complex respiratory disease to make decisions and lifestyle changes that will improve health outcomes and overall quality of life. It is for those who have a complex respiratory disease that requires a management plan, or those who require assessment of respiratory related symptoms. It involves education on your respiratory disease and may result in referral to complementary services to assist in management.

Who runs the program?

The clinics are run by an experienced Respiratory Nurse Specialist.

How often does it run?

Clinic appointments are made available 1-2 days per week depending on availability.

Accessing the program

Access to the Respiratory Nurse Specialist Clinic is by GP/physician referral. Referral forms can be found under the "For GPs" tab on this website.

Costs

Access to the clinic is free for consultations with the nurse, however there may be fees associated with appointments with the GP, physician or other health professionals as part of the management plan.