Our Community Health Nurses work closely in partnership with individuals, families and communities to maintain health and help prevent disease. They are involved in health promotion, health education, illness prevention and health screening.
The Community Health Nurse works with a multidisciplinary team based at Active Health Portland to ensure a full range of health care options are available to everyone.
Services provided by the Community Health Nurse include:
- Asthma Education
- LIFE! – Diabetes, heart disease & stroke prevention program
- Quit smoking – individual appointments
- Water Exercise
- Walking group
- Laughter Yoga
- Health Promotion
- Epilepsy support
The cost of the service varies depending on the type of service or activity.