Clarence Valley Knee and Hip Arthritis Service - Grafton Base Hospital

Osteoarthritis chronic care program Clarence Valley Knee and Hip Arthritis Service

NNSWLHD Grafton Base Hospital

Contact details

Coordinator

Jane Linton

Arthur St, Grafton 2460

Physiotherapy Department, Grafton Base Hospital

(02) 66418770

jane.linton@health.nsw.gov.au

Dominic Bullock dominic.bullock@health.nsw.gov.au

Mark Rosser mark.rosser@health.nsw.gov.au

Monday  8am - 4:30pm
Tuesday  8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday  8am - 4:30pm
Thursday  8am - 4:30pm
Friday  8am - 4:30pm
Saturday  Closed
Sunday  Closed

About this service

Patient on the waiting list for elective total hip or knee replacement; Referral from specialist for conservative management; Referral from general practitioner for chronic care interventions for osteoarthritis

  • Multidisciplinary team includes:
    • Physiotherapist
  • Intervention provided:
    • Comprehensive assessment, intervention and education with coordinator
    • Prescription of home exercise program
    • Land Based exercise class
    • Hydrotherapy group sessions (if appropriate)
    • Group education sessions
  • Common referrals
    • Community-based exercise programs
    • Multidisciplinary Allied Health teams within hospital
    • Community based Allied Health
    • Get Healthy
    • Stepping On
    • My Aged Care

1. Maclean Community Health

2. Yamba Community Health

3. Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation

Virtual Care available using Video and/or Telephone Wheelchair accessible

Back to service directory

Back to top