In 1999, the Federal Government initiated a yearly " health care assessment" for all Australians 75 years and over, and aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders who are 55 years and over.
This annual and voluntary health assessment provides the opportunity for you doctor at Brighton Beach Medical Centre to undertake an in-depth assessment of your health. These health assessments include your medical, physical, psychological and social function.
The health assessments provide your doctor with the opportunity to help with any health and living issues you may encounter. It is designed to support preventive measures and improve one’s quality of life.The issues addressed include:
Call Brighton Beach Medical Centre to make an appointment with the practice nurse and your doctor for the health assessment.