Community Nursing

​Our community nursing team works across a 4,000 square kilometre area providing a comprehensive range of nursing and wellness services in the person’s own environment. Operating from the Winchelsea, Beeac, Rokewood and Bannockburn centres these services provide local care for local people.

 

District Nursing

At Hesse, we provide a range of comprehensive and compassionate nursing care in your home or community centre based. Our registered nurses focus on helping maintain your independence, while delivering the best clinical care to meet your needs.

Our team offers a range of services that include.

  • Wound management
  • Medication monitoring, management and education
  • Stomal support
  • Continence care – including catheter changes.
  • Oncology patient support including access of central venous devices.
  • Palliative Care, supporting people and their families living with a terminal illness.
  • Health care advice and referrals to other services
  • Health education

Referrals

All ages are eligible, self refer.

 

 

Hospital in the Home

Under construction

Post Natal Care

Our Hesse Postnatal Care involves our midwives supporting post-natal mothers and babies when they return home. When you want guidance or even just clarification and reassurance, our home visiting midwives are there for you, your baby and your family.

Our postnatal services include:

  • Advice on general baby health and wellbeing.
  • Advice on your health and wellbeing.
  • Support with breastfeeding and lactation if required.

Referral

Access to post-natal care at home is limited to public maternity patients. Internal referrals only (hospital to hospital).