21 Deans Road Airds, NSW 2560
- Monday - Wednesday:
- 8:30am - 5pm
- 8:30am - 7pm
- 9am - 4:30pm
Appointments for the Doctors and Specialist clinics are available at Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation Medical Clinic. Walk-in's are also available in the afternoon but you may not be able to see your regular or prefered doctor. A Doctor can be contacted during working hours. Your phone call will be screened by the receptionist by asking basic questions, this helps prioritise your call. If the Doctor is with a patient your call will be transfered to the Aboriginal Health Worker or Clinical Nurse.
To be eligible to use the Dental Service you must be Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and an existing patient of Tharawal Medical Service. A copy of your confirmation of Aboriginality is required and kept on file.
To make appointments your call will be transfered to the dental assistant.
Regular Doctor home visits during work hours are available for those patients who have been assessed by the Chronic Care Team for on going care. Other home visits during working hours are to be arranged with your regular Doctor, Aboriginal Health Worker or a Registered Nurse..
Transport is a service offered to our chronic disease patients to help access our service and outside services referred by our GP's only. There is a eligibility checklist, please see Reception to see if you are eligible for this service.
Transport must be arranged with reception no later then 24 hours prior to appointment. Please see Transport Information Sheet.
Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation and it's Medical Service maintains strict confidentiality, this extends to patient information, business and other information. Our confidentiality policy can be accessed by askng reception.
Health Check Over / Health Assessments
The Adult and Child Health Check identifies health issues for early intervention to prevent chronic disease.
Ask your Doctor, Aboriginal Health Worker or Nurse to book an appointment with reception and tell them you are having a Health Check.
Services available to Aboriginal Families at Tharawal
|General Medical Consultations|
|Maternal and Child health programs|
|Adult and Child Health Screening|
|Child and Adult Immunisations|
|Minor Surgical procedures– skin lesions,|
|Bringing them Home|
|Screening Health checks|
|Chronic Disease Management|
|Drug and Alcohol support services|
|Mental Health support services|
|Optometry/ free eye checks|
|Hearing Health Program– hearing tests|
|Diabetic Management education and support programs|
|Healthy Lifestyle Programs|
|Sexual Health Program|
|Lyrebird Exercise program|
Specialist Services at Tharawal
|Child Immunisation and Health Clinic.|
|UWS Podiatry with Camden High Risk Unit|
|Australian Hearing Aid Clinic|
|Drug & Alcohol|
|Immunologist / Allergy|