District Nursing Service
Phone: (03) 5857 0240
The KDHS District Nursing Service (DNS) visits areas of Kyabram, Girgarre, Tongala, Merrigum and Wyuna (20 -25km radius of KDHS) to provide a professional and individualised service and aims to improve the health status and maximise the independence of clients and their carers.
Our services include:
Nursing care can be provided within your home, but may also be provided at another suitable location if appropriate, for example:
The DNS can provide nursing care in the community through funding from:
Fees are set by the above funding bodies and can vary depending on individual circumstances and entitlements. Please feel free to speak to us about this if there are any concerns related to fees.
The DNS also provides services for those consumers who are eligible for:
You, your GP, hospital or another health care provider can make a referral to the District Nursing Service. Please call us on (03) 5857 0240 for further information. If there is no answer, please leave a message and someone will return your call as soon as possible.