Event held on November 03

Paediatrics IROC Clinic - Doomadgee

Provided by: The Prince Charles Hospital

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Doomadgee Community Health Building

Address: Sharpe Street, Doomadgee QLD 4830

Appointments available.

About the Event

Appointment Required.

Referral required.

Additional Information

We are a specialised respiratory outreach service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in rural and remote communities in Queensland.

The Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care (IROC) is a Queensland Health Statewide Respiratory Clinical Network initiative hosted by The Prince Charles Hospital, Metro North Hospital and Health Service. The program is funded under the National Partnership Agreement on Closing the Gap in Indigenous Health Outcomes.

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Our team consist of 2 doctors, scientist, physiotherapist, health worker and myself. We require 4 – 5 rooms if possible.

For Mornington Island and Doomadgee only 1 doctor will attend and thus only needing 3 – 4 rooms.

About

Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care

 

The Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care (IROC) team provides specialist paediatric respiratory (lung health) outreach clinics to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people in rural, remote and urban communities across Queensland.

The service identifies and treats children with lung issues (disease) and raises awareness of respiratory diseases through community engagement, lung health education and partnerships with local health providers.

The team also provides respiratory education and training to local health care staff and conducts research aimed at improving the health of children, young people and their communities.

The Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care Program is a Queensland Health Statewide Respiratory Clinical Network initiative delivered in partnership with The Prince Charles Hospital, Metro North Hospital and Health Service. The service is funded under the National Partnership Agreement on Closing the Gap in Indigenous Health Outcomes.