The District Nursing Service is a home based nursing service providing care in the community. Cohuna District Hospital offers a daily service, between 8am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday.
Patients can be referred by nursing or medical staff or self refer.
Fees are charged for daily visits and there is a small fee for dressings etc.
The following patients can also access the District Nursing Service:
- DVA Department of Veteran Affairs
- TAC Transport Accident Commission
- Package funded
- CHSP Commonwealth Home Support Program
- PAC Post Acute Care
- HITH Hospital in the Home
- Palliative Care
Please call 03 54 565 300 during business hours and ask to speak with the District Nurse (you may leave a message if desk is unattended).