Medicare (Chronic Disease Management)
Exercise has shown to be an effective tool in the treatment of numerous chronic health conditions such as
- Age related conditions
- Falls Prevention & Balance
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Osteoporosis & Arthritis
- Mobility and Flexibility
- Anxiety & depression
- Lower Back Pain
Eligible personnel can receive treatments under the Chronic Disease Management scheme allowing them five visits to an allied health professional Bulk Billed with Medicare.
People that have at least one chronic medical condition and complex care needs as determined by their GP.
Ask your GP about the Chronic Disease Management Program to see if you are eligible.
Here at Vida Wellness and Rehabilitation, patients referred under this Medicare scheme can request treatment with our allied health professionals with an aim to educate them on a healthy lifestyle and give them strategies to aid in the treatment of their condition.