Community nurse taking blood pressure

A Community Health Nurse will work with you to help promote and maintain your good health.

Our team of nurses at DPV Health can provide you with support and education in the areas of:

  • Diabetes

If you are at risk of diabetes, recently diagnosed, or have well-managed diabetes but would like support and education, we can help. We also work with other diabetes service teams.

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

We have Cardiac Rehabilitation group programs available to you, which cover a range of topics including heart health, exercise, medications and healthy eating.

  • Women’s Health

Our Women’s Health Nurse provides screening and education, which includes a Cervical Screening Test, information relating to menopause, breast health, menstrual health, basic continence, contraception, fertility awareness, sexual health and other health issues that may be of concern to you. We also provide community education.

Our Community Health Nurse can help to improve your health and wellbeing, and provide referrals to other health and community services, if needed.

We are also trained to assist you if you have heart disease or diabetes; including if you are diagnosed with the disease or at risk of developing diabetes.

Our Intake team will review your situation and advise if you are eligible for our Community Health Nursing Services.

Fees may apply and will be assessed at the time of Intake. A fee waiver process is available if you are having difficulty paying for the service.

For more information, please contact our Intake Service between 9am and 5pm on 9409 8724 for City of Whittlesea locations or 1300 234 263 for City of Hume locations.

We accept self-referrals, also referral from your GP, specialists or other health professionals, and family members.

Health professionals are requested to send referrals by:

  • E-referral via Connecting Care
  • Fax 9408 9508 City of Whittlesea locations or 8339 9898 for City of Hume locations
  • Post to PO Box 82, Whittlesea 3757 for City of Whittlesea locations or PO Box 197 Glenroy 3046 for City of Hume locations

Wait lists may apply for some services.

For current clients who would like to book or cancel appointments, contact Reception on 9409 8787 for City of Whittlesea locations or Reception on 1300 234 263 for City of Hume locations.

Interpreters are available.