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After-Hours

Within our region, some communities have a very high rate of people visiting their GP or hospital emergency departments during the after-hours period (more than double the estimated national rate).

We recognise there is a need to improve access to after-hours services so we are working with our local health service delivery partners to address gaps and improve services by focusing on our at-risk communities.

Services We Fund

To improve access to after hours services in our communities we collaborate with the services below:

Toowoomba Hospice

Palliative Care

Community hospices provide palliative care support for people in need of end of life care and their families. We support two major community hospices in our region by funding clinical staff to deliver care for patients in the after-hours period. This funding ensures continuity of care for community members and their families who otherwise would be unable to fund their end of life care.

Our funded providers are:

Find referral information here

Helpful Links and Resources

We've compiled a list of helpful links and resources for you.

For Community

13 HEALTH

13 Health is a confidential phone service providing health advice to Queenslanders. Talk to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for the cost of a local call.

healthdirect Australia

healthdirect Australia provides a directory of local health services - Search for GP, chemists, hospitals

Get Support

For more information, please contact:

Francene Bain
Program Officer
Phone: 07 4615 0995
Email: francene.bain@ddwmphn.com.au

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