Parkinson’s Nurse Service

The Coffs Clinical Network provides person centred care for people living with a neurological disorder. The Clinical Nurse Consultant for Neurology Services works 16 hours a week supporting and consulting the residents living in the Coffs Harbour, Bellingen and Nambucca local government areas.

The goal of the service is to optimise and co-ordinate the treatment of people with a neurological disorders, work closely with the patient’s General Practitioner and Neurologist, provide advanced therapy options, support and referrals to appropriate Allied Health and Community Services.  Many of the patients seen have neurological disorders including Parkinson’s Disease, Parkinsonism and Parkinson’s Plus syndromes.

Eligibility

  • Referrals can be made through a GP or Specialist, self referrals, and from the staff working in the Aged Care Facility, Public and Private hospital.
  • Person being referred is diagnosed with a Neurological disorder.

Referral

All referral letters are to be faxed to 02 6659 2310, or contact 02 6659 2300 for further information.