Over 75year Old Health Assessments

Posted: 20/06/2017

 WHAT’S INVOLVED???

This service is offered by Mandurah Medical Centre to our patients who are over 75 years and above in age.

The Health Assessment is part of a nationwide initiative by family doctors and the government to improve the health care available to people who are aged or have chronic conditions.

The aim is to improve our patient’s quality of life with more efficient care, more appropriate use of medications and support services & to identify any health needs you may have at the time.

Booked through our “Better Health Program” –  your nurse and GP will look at your lifestyle, medical and family history, investigate any health risk factors and take action if necessary.

The Health Assessment involves:

  • Medical and family history update
  • Results of Pathology tests
  • ECG and Blood Pressure measurements
  • GP consult and review
  • Information/ Education and advice

Please allow up to 1 hour for this appointment

This appointment is Bulk Billed by Medicare (no out of pocket expenses on the day)

To book this appointment, please contact the practice on 9535 4644 or email reception@mandurahmedical.com.au & advise the receptionist this booking is for a Health Assessment.

On the day of your appointment, please bring with you:

    • a urine sample
    • your driving glasses (if you wear them)
    • your hearing aids (if you wear them)